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Lynne (Lynne)
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Posted on Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 1:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

I knew he wouldn't escape while there was a brown square
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He H? A? M? .

I = Lynne?

Were there other coloured squares there? Is the sqaure about the size of a chess board square? larger?

Did he want to escape? Did you want him to escape? Were you keeping him captive?

Can we call him Tom Dick or Harry!!
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Square = large place (ex. Trafalgar Square)? Square of a number (ex. 4, 9, 16)? A square-shaped symbol?
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Is a game relevant?
Lynne (Lynne)
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He H? no A? yes M? yes

I = Lynne? yes

Were there other coloured squares there? no Is the sqaure about the size of a chess board square? yes larger? no

Did he want to escape? possibly Did you want him to escape? no Were you keeping him captive? in a manner of speaking

Can we call him Tom Dick or Harry!! Tom

Square = large place (ex. Trafalgar Square)? Square of a number (ex. 4, 9, 16)? A square-shaped symbol? no to all, but nice thinking

Is a game relevant? no
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Is Tom a pet? If so, a cat? a dog?

Is the square an object? a drawing? a picture?
Balin (Balin)
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Is the brown square an actual, physical square?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Is Tom a pet? yes If so, a cat? a dog? dog

Is the square an object? yes a drawing? a picture? no to both

Is the brown square an actual, physical square? yes, although it could come in other shapes, for simplicity it's a square
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Is the square a dog toy? Something for Tom to chew on? And keep him occupied? So he doesn't think about escaping?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Is the square a dog toy? Something for Tom to chew on? yope And keep him occupied? So he doesn't think about escaping? exactly - this is actually a quickie but I want to know more details about what's happening here
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Is the square food? A rawhide toy? A doggie treat?
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A dog biscuit?

Any other people relevant for this puzzle?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Is the square food? yes A rawhide toy? no A doggie treat? no

A dog biscuit? no

Any other people relevant for this puzzle? yes
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Is there more than one person "trapping" the dog? More than one person feeding him?
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Is there more than one person "trapping" the dog? no More than one person feeding him? FA
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Is anyone feeding the dog? Is the square dog food? Human food?
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Is anyone feeding the dog? no Is the square dog food? no Human food? yes
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A brownie? Does Tom have a fondness for chocolate?
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A brownie? no Does Tom have a fondness for chocolate? he does indeed
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A chocolate bar? Or a piece of one?
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A chocolate bar? Or a piece of one? yes

so?....
Balin (Balin)
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So...

Person 1 feeds the dog a piece of chocolate, correct? And Person 2 "imprisons" the dog, correct? Is Person 2 holding the dog? Walking him? Bathing him?
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Did the dog get sick? Die?
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Person 1 feeds the dog a piece of chocolate no correct? no And Person 2 "imprisons" the dog no correct? Is Person 2 holding the dog? no Walking him? no Bathing him? no

Did the dog get sick? Die? heck, no
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Is the dog fed the chocolate? Or is it dropped, and Tom gobbles it up? Are there [LTPF list of integers] people involved?
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Is the dog actually fed the chocolate? does he eat it? or is it just there to keep his attention?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Is the dog fed the chocolate? no Or is it dropped, and Tom gobbles it up? no Are there [LTPF list of integers] people involved? 2

Is the dog actually fed the chocolate? no does he eat it? no or is it just there to keep his attention? yope
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Are Person1 and Person2 H/A/M? H/A/F?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Are Person1 and Person2 H/A/M? H/A/F?

Person 1 is me (I) and person 2 is HAM
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Can we call the H/A/M Bob, or does he have a particular name which would be better to use? Assuming we can call him Bob, is he related to you?
Your:
boyfriend
spouse
brother
son
father
uncle
grandfather
cousin
friend?
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Can we call the H/A/M Bob, or does he have a particular name which would be better to use? Assuming we can call him Bob, is he related to you?
Your:
boyfriend
spouse
brother
son
father
uncle
grandfather
cousin
friend? good old fashioned husband
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Ok, so Bob, the H/A/M, is your husband. Were you two sharing the chocolate and your dog (the dog? was Tom your dog or someone else's?) had his attention caught by it?
Lynne (Lynne)
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Ok, so Bob, the H/A/M, is your husband. yes Were you two sharing the chocolate no and your dog (the dog? was Tom your dog or someone else's?)yes, he's our'shad his attention caught by it? yes
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Did Tom eat the chocolate? Or was he just captivated by it?
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Did Tom eat the chocolate? no Or was he just captivated by it? yes
so can you put the scenario together?
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Are you giving Tom some medication that he hates and the chocolate is there to divert his attention? failing that is it grooming him? bathing him?
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Are you giving Tom some medication that he hates and the chocolate is there to divert his attention? no failing that is it grooming him? no bathing him? no
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Are you trying to get the dog in a cage? A kennel? To take him to the vet?
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Are you trying to get the dog in a cage? A kennel? To take him to the vet?
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Are you trying to get the dog in a cage? A kennel? To take him to the vet? no to all
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Is one of you holding the dog? Are you trying to keep the dog in a certain area?
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Is one of you holding the dog? no Are you trying to keep the dog in a certain area? you could say so, yes
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Are you trying to keep the dog in a certain room? Indoors? Outdoors?
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Are you trying FA to keep the dog in a certain room? Indoors? this one Outdoors?
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The seemingly contradictory answers are only because the answer is so much simpler than the questions would imply.
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Will the dog simply not go outdoors as long as there's chocolate indoors?
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Will the dog simply not go outdoors as long as there's chocolate indoors? CORRECT!

********** SPOILER *************

I was taking some rubbish out to the bins and as my hands were full I didn't bother closing the front door as I knew that while ever my husband had chocolate (or any food for that matter) the dog would be focussed totally on that instead of rushing out and charging around the front garden like a looney.

Actually, the easiest way to 'catch' him is to open the back of the car, he jumps in, thinking he's off to the beach. In the meantime we can get hold of his collar and lead him back indoors
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Nice one
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Woof!

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