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Galfisk (Galfisk)
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Posted on Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 10:40 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

My first reaction was surprise. It does make perfect sense though.
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were you surpprised at something that happened? something you found out?

did you see it? hear it? read it?
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Posted on Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 12:21 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were you surprised or you made someone surprised?

You were surprised to see some thing? person? place? event?


Is it someone's birthday and you are saying surprise?

Did it happen first time in your life?

You went somewhere(Park etc.)?

Any other person relevant?

Place relevant?
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were you surpprised at something that happened? Yes. something you found out? For svv of "found out".

did you see it? This. hear it? read it?

Were you surprised This. or you made someone surprised? No.

You were surprised to see some thing? Yes. person? place? event? No to the rest.


Is it someone's birthday and you are saying surprise? No.

Did it happen first time in your life? Yes.

You went somewhere(Park etc.)? No.

Any other person relevant? Yes.

Place relevant? Yes.
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Other person -- H? A? M?
"Place": country? City? Actual location? Indoors? Outdoors? Public place? Private? On land? Sea? Air? Skydiving relevant?
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Other person -- H? A? M? HAF
"Place": country? City? Actual location? This. Indoors? Yes. Outdoors? Public place? Private? This. On land? This, no to the rest. Sea? Air? Skydiving relevant?
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Place-Your Home? Office? Exact room relevant?

The other people your friends? Relative? Family member? Strangers?

Did they they brought something for you?
Did you ordered the thing and it was better than you expected?

Other Person All HAMS ? HAFS ? MIXED ? Relevant?

Was the thing new? Refurbished? Old?

Your age at that time? 0-15? 16-20? 20-28 ? 28?

Would it be still surprising if you 80 years old?


The thing living(dog etc? Non living?
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Posted on Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 10:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You were surprised to see some thing?
BLOOPER: The answer should be NO.
I was surprised to see something, but not an object as such.


Place-Your Home? Yes. Office? Exact room relevant? No.

The other people your friends? <b> Relative? Family member? Strangers?

Did they they brought something for you? No.
Did you ordered the thing and it was better than you expected? No/see blooper

Other Person All HAMS ? HAFS ? MIXED ? Relevant? Only one other person than me in this puzzle. HAF, relevant.

Was the thing new? Refurbished? Old? No/see blooper

Your age at that time? 0-15? 16-20? 20-28 ? 28? 30.

Would it be still surprising if you 80 years old? Possibly.


The thing living(dog etc? Non living? Irr/see blooper
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Posted on Sunday, August 21, 2011 - 3:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

You saw some phenomenon occurring?

Does it occurs usually?

Would even a 5 year old be surprised of something*?

Did she made you surprise?
Is she your wife? Surprise your baby(to be born)?

You forgot this- The other people your friends? Relative? Family member? Strangers?
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You saw some phenomenon occurring? You could say that.

Does it occurs usually? Yes, but...

Would even a 5 year old be surprised of something*? Probably not.

Did she made you surprise? She caused the "phenomenon".
Is she your wife? No, but OTRT Surprise your baby(to be born)? No, nothing like this.

You forgot this- The other people your friends? Relative? Family member? Strangers? The only people involved are me and her.
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Is she your girlfriend? Fiancee? A family member?
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Is she your girlfriend? This. Fiancee? A family member?
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Posted on Monday, August 22, 2011 - 9:03 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

you saw your girlfriend doing something which she would not normally do?
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you saw your girlfriend doing something which she would not normally do? No.
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Posted on Monday, August 22, 2011 - 7:43 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you see your girlfriend doing something?

did you see the result of her action? were you surprised by the result rather than the action itself?
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did you see your girlfriend doing something? No.

did you see the result of her action? were you surprised by the result rather than the action itself? I saw the result of something, and it was the result that surprised me.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 9:46 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was the thing your girlfriend did quite normal? but the result was not?

was this not the usual result of someone doing ths thing?

the thing she did - indoors? outdoors? had she done it before? did she do it often? is it something that most people do at least sometimes? does it require another person to do it with or to? does it require an object?
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was the thing your girlfriend did quite normal? but the result was not? Everything is normal.

was this not the usual result of someone doing ths thing? It was the usual result.

the thing she did - indoors? This. outdoors? had she done it before? did she do it often? is it something that most people do at least sometimes? Everyone does it all the time. does it require another person to do it with or to? No. does it require an object? Not necessarily, but some objects contribute to "it" when used.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 9:58 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did she do it by accident? intentionally?
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Posted on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 10:25 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did she do it by accident? intentionally? Neither.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 10:41 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

So, she did something normal?
With a normal outcome?
You were surprised by her doing it there and then?
You were surprised by the outcome in this case?
But it was a normal outcome?
Would it be something analogous to, say, you switch on the light, and the light bulb burns out immediately - you would not be surprised in general, because this happens from time to time, but you are surprised this time, because you've just changed it?
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So, she did something normal? Yes.
With a normal outcome? Yes.
You were surprised by her doing it there and then? No.
You were surprised by the outcome in this case? Yes.
But it was a normal outcome? Yes.
Would it be something analogous to, say, you switch on the light, and the light bulb burns out immediately - you would not be surprised in general, because this happens from time to time, but you are surprised this time, because you've just changed it? No - I was surprised because it was the first time this happened to me.
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Could it be a hint which room in the accomodation this happened?
So she did something that could be classified as "happening to you"?
In a more involved sense than you standing idly by and watching it happen?
Did she do it "to you" as it were?
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Could it be a hint which room in the accomodation this happened? All.
So she did something that could be classified as "happening to you"? Yope.
In a more involved sense than you standing idly by and watching it happen? Yope.
Did she do it "to you" as it were? Yope.
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Posted on Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 2:40 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was she cleaning the house? singing? whistling?
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was she cleaning the house? No, but... singing? whistling? No to both.
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It happened in all rooms, because she was moving all the time? Or because its effects were spread in the whole house?
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was she cleaning something else? was she painting or decorating?
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It happened in all rooms, because she was moving all the time? Or because its effects were spread in the whole house? Both.

was she cleaning something else? was she painting or decorating? No to both - but cleaning is relevant (hint).
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Had you cleaned something already? Did she want to clean that thing?
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Had you cleaned something already? Yes. Did she want to clean that thing? Irr.
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Posted on Sunday, August 28, 2011 - 6:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was this a pleasant surprise?

My understanding is that she was not cleaning but that cleaning is relevant. You were surprised by a normal outcome of a normal activity because of the circumstances of the outcome in this case. Is that correct?

Any personal attributes of your girlfriend relevant (height, religion, etc.)? Is this why you were surprised?
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Was this a pleasant surprise? No.

My understanding is that she was not cleaning but that cleaning is relevant. Correct. You were surprised by a normal outcome of a normal activity because of the circumstances of the outcome in this case. Is that correct? Yes - for svv of "activity". The only special circumstance was that this hadn't happened to me before.

Any personal attributes of your girlfriend relevant (height, religion, etc.)? Is this why you were surprised? No to all.
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"Was this a pleasant surprise? No." I am sorry to hear this.

Cleaning is relevant because you had cleaned something, correct?
Did you find a mess or some kind?
For instance, did she turn on the blender without properly capping it, which led to a vanilla-raspberry smoothie being splattered all over the walls?
You say it had never happened to you but had it happened to anyone you know?
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"Was this a pleasant surprise? No." I am sorry to hear this. The unpleasantness is insignificant.

Cleaning is relevant because you had cleaned something, correct? Yes.
Did you find a mess or some kind? Yes.
For instance, did she turn on the blender without properly capping it, which led to a vanilla-raspberry smoothie being splattered all over the walls? No.
You say it had never happened to you but had it happened to anyone you know? Yes.
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The mess was throughout the house, correct?
On the walls? The floor? The furniture?
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The mess was throughout the house, correct? Yes.
On the walls? The floor? Mostly this. The furniture? Some of this, but not that relevant.
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Had something been spilled on the floor? Did something break? Did a pet (or other animal) make waste on the floor?
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Had something been spilled on the floor? Did something break? Did a pet (or other animal) make waste on the floor? No to all.
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Did the mess come in the form of some objects scattered on the floor?
If yes, the size of grains of sand? marbles? apples? shoe boxes? Larger? Or was it something like laundry (which can be many different sizes)?
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Did the mess come in the form of some objects scattered on the floor? For svv of "objects".
If yes, the size of grains of sand? This or smaller. marbles? apples? shoe boxes? Larger? Or was it something like laundry (which can be many different sizes)? No.
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Dust?
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Dust? Indeed.
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Vacuum malfunction?
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Vacuum Relevant. malfunction?No.
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had the dust been brought in by the wind? had it come from outside?

was it caused by a ceiling collapsing? by someone knocking down a wall?
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had the dust been brought in by the wind? had it come from outside?

was it caused by a ceiling collapsing? by someone knocking down a wall? No to all. You're making a false assumption.
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Was there an intentional reason that there was dust everywhere? Did an accident occur?
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Was there an intentional reason that there was dust everywhere? Did an accident occur? No to both.
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Had she vacuumed, but not put the bag in?
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Had she vacuumed, but not put the bag in? No, she didn't clean (or try to clean) anything.
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This occurred in your home, correct?
Had she even been in your home?
Was she in any way responsible for the dusty mess?
Had she intended to give you a pleasant surprise?
Was she supposed to have cleaned (or tried to clean) anything?
HVAC relevant?
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This occurred in your home, correct?
Had she even been in your home?
Was she in any way responsible for the dusty mess?
Had she intended to give you a pleasant surprise?
Was she supposed to have cleaned (or tried to clean) anything?
HVAC relevant?
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This occurred in your home, correct? Yes.
Had she even been in your home? Yes.
Was she in any way responsible for the dusty mess? Yes.
Had she intended to give you a pleasant surprise? No.
Was she supposed to have cleaned (or tried to clean) anything? No.
HVAC relevant? No.
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Did this action always provoke mess as its normal outcome?
Was the mess of organic origin (for example food)?
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Did this action always provoke mess as its normal outcome? Yes, for svv of "action".
Was the mess of organic origin (for example food)? Some of it.
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Could you also smell the mess (besides seeing it, of course)?

Is food preparing relevant?

Was anybody hurt?

The action (svv) which caused the mess takes: few seconds? a minute? few minutes? half an hour? an hour? more than an hour?
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Could you also smell the mess (besides seeing it, of course)? No.

Is food preparing relevant? Yope.

Was anybody hurt? No.

The action (svv) which caused the mess takes: few seconds? a minute? few minutes? half an hour? an hour? more than an hour? Days.
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was it a fire? something disintegrating?

did a bird get trapped in the house?
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Did she try to make wine? or juice? And it exploded after several days?
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was it a fire? something disintegrating?

did a bird get trapped in the house?

Did she try to make wine? or juice? And it exploded after several days? No to all. You're still making the FA.
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Did she try to make something at all?
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Did she try to make something at all? No/irr.
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there was dust in the house? she was responsible for the dust? partly responsible?

was it dusty because no-one had been dusting? had the house been empty for a while?
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there was dust in the house? Yes. she was responsible for the dust? partly responsible? This.

was it dusty because no-one had been dusting? Noish. had the house been empty for a while? No.
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Were you ever in the house during the days it took to make a mess?
Was the mess the result of inaction?
Had she intended the negative outcome of her action/inaction?
Had she been preparing food? Had someone else?
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Were you ever in the house during the days it took to make a mess? Yes.
Was the mess the result of inaction? Yesish.
Had she intended the negative outcome of her action/inaction? Irr. Places get dusty whether you intend them to or not.
Had she been preparing food? Had someone else? Yes to both, but irr.
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Was the mess just the normal outcome of living in the place?
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Was the mess just the normal outcome of living in the place? Exactly!
So why was I surprised?
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Did you expect the place to be clean?
Did you expect bigger mess?

Seeing normally-messy flat was not the thing which happened to you first time in your life, correct?

Were you surprised because you forget about something?
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Did you expect the place to be clean? Yesish, explore.
Did you expect bigger mess? No.

Seeing normally-messy flat was not the thing which happened to you first time in your life, correct? Correct.

Were you surprised because you forget about something? No.
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Did you order somebody to clean the house?
Did you assume somebody would clean your house?
Did you expect guests?
Did you have your house renewed/redecorated and expect people who did the renovation/redecoration to clean the house?
Did you see someone advertising vacuum cleaners and expect he would come and clean the house as a part of his show?
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Did you order somebody to clean the house? No.
Did you assume somebody would clean your house? No. I clean my house myself, which is relevant.
Did you expect guests? No.
Did you have your house renewed/redecorated and expect people who did the renovation/redecoration to clean the house? No.
Did you see someone advertising vacuum cleaners and expect he would come and clean the house as a part of his show? No.
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had you not cleaned the house? were you about to clean the house?
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had you not cleaned the house? I had cleaned it some time before. were you about to clean the house? Yesish.
Hint: it is something i realized during the span of a few weeks.
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Did your house change on relevant way during those few weeks? Did you change methods of cleaning? Did you change cleaning chemicals?

During the relevant few weeks, was your house cleaner than you expected it to be?
Seasons of the year relevant? Weather relevant?
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Did your house change on relevant way during those few weeks? Something changed, but not the house. Did you change methods of cleaning? Did you change cleaning chemicals? No to both.

During the relevant few weeks, was your house cleaner than you expected it to be? No.
Seasons of the year relevant? Weather relevant? No to both.
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The thing that changed:
part of the house?
windows?
decoration?
furniture?

Or was it something more personal? Like number of people living in the house? Amount of time spent by you in/out of the house?
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The thing that changed:
part of the house?
windows?
decoration?
furniture? No to all.

Or was it something more personal? Yes. Like number of people living in the house? This, no to the rest. Amount of time spent by you in/out of the house?
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had your girlfriend moved in?
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had your girlfriend moved in? Yes!
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Had she rearranged some furniture or made some other change to the house? Something that was unfamiliar to you, being used to living alone/your house being a certain way, but made sense with the move-in?
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Had she rearranged some furniture or made some other change to the house? Irr. Something that was unfamiliar to you, being used to living alone/your house being a certain way, but made sense with the move-in? Something I was used to, changed because she moved in.
You have all the important dots, you only need to connect them.
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did she bring loads of stuff with her? did you find the place was really cluttered? and that made it hard to clean?
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did she bring loads of stuff with her? Irr. did you find the place was really cluttered? No. and that made it hard to clean? It's not harder to clean than before, but...
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Did you expect the house to be cleaner because your girlfriend had moved in on the first place? Or because some habit of hers?
The thing that changed:
eating habits?
cleaning habits?
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Did you expect the house to be cleaner because your girlfriend had moved in on the first place? No. Or because some habit of hers? No.
The thing that changed:
eating habits? Irr.
cleaning habits? No - not until this happened.
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Hmmm... perhaps you had simply been surprised by how much dust was actually in your house. When your girlfriend moved in (and things were moved around), you were able to see how much dust had accumulated in places you had not seen in a while. Is this close?
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did you find that the house got dirtier because two people were living there? or got dirty more quickly?
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did you find that the house got dirtier because two people were living there? or got dirty more quickly?
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did you find that the house got dirtier because two people were living there? or got dirty more quickly?
Close enough.
***SPOILER***
I was surprised to find that I had to vacuum roughly twice as often since she moved in. But it makes sense since we both create dust and mess.
I've moved in with someone before in my life, but never had someone move in with me, so this was the first time I experienced this contrast.

Thanks for playing, please have a go at my oldest puzzle at the top.
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nice one Galfisk! thanks
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Same with me. I never vacuumed before I got married; after marrying, I had to do it twice as often :P

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