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Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 - 4:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

... some hours later, a wet bed.

Can you reconstruct the chain of events? I'm sure you can - let's go!
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 1:53 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the bed wet because of water? Of melted ice? Of melted something? Of urine?
Were the radiator and wet bed in the same room? In the same building?
Was the bed always wet?
Is the bed in a house? Hotel? Other lodging house?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 7:41 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the bed wet because of water? yes Of melted ice? Of melted something? Of urine? no to rest
Were the radiator and wet bed in the same room? In the same building? this
Was the bed always wet? no
Is the bed in a house? yes Hotel? Other lodging house? no to rest
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 10:45 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

During the relevant hours, was somebody lying on the bed?
Sitting on the bed?
In the same room as the bed?
In the house?

Was it a bed for one person?
For two?
Relevant?

Was it a regular bed?
Or any special kind such as
...a water bed?
...a bunk bed?
...a mattress only?
...something inflatable?

Relevant what the mattress consisted of?
Spring mattress?
Foam mattress?

Was the bed made wet on purpose?
By accident?
Did the water come from outside the house?
Like rain water getting inside because the roof was leaking?
Did the water come from inside the radiator?

Was the radiator a standard heating?
Or some other kind of radiator?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 11:10 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

During the relevant hours, was somebody lying on the bed? yes
Sitting on the bed?
In the same room as the bed?
In the house?
rest is irrel

Was it a bed for one person? this
For two?
Relevant? no

Was it a regular bed? yes
Or any special kind such as
...a water bed?
...a bunk bed?
...a mattress only?
...something inflatable?

Relevant what the mattress consisted of? no, not relevant
Spring mattress?
Foam mattress?

Was the bed made wet on purpose? no
By accident? yes
Did the water come from outside the house? no
Like rain water getting inside because the roof was leaking? no
Did the water come from inside the radiator? no

Was the radiator a standard heating? yes
Or some other kind of radiator?
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 12:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the person HAM?
Was the person sleeping while the bed became wet?
Did (s)he spill the water?
Did something burn and the person wanted to extinguish the water?
Or did somebody else extinguish it?
Or was there a stain on the bed sheet that the person wanted to wash away?
Did the person do something else that's relevant?
Was the water meant for drinking?

Did the bed become wet all over?
Or was it just a single spot that became wet?

Did the amount of water correspond to
...less than a standard drinking glass?
...a standard drinking glass?
...less than a 1-liter-bottle?
...a 1-liter-bottle?
...less than a standard bucket?
...a standard bucket?
...more than a standard bucket?
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 12:12 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ahem...
Did something burn and the person wanted to extinguish the fire, of course xD
Shez (Shez)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 1:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was a sprinkler system involved?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 6:45 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the person HAM? No, H/A/F - it was me
Was the person sleeping while the bed became wet? no
Did (s)he spill the water? yesish
Did something burn and the person wanted to extinguish the water? no
Or did somebody else extinguish it? no
Or was there a stain on the bed sheet that the person wanted to wash away? no
Did the person do something else that's relevant? yes
Was the water meant for drinking? no, good q

Did the bed become wet all over? no
Or was it just a single spot that became wet? yes

Did the amount of water correspond to
...less than a standard drinking glass?
...a standard drinking glass? this, I think
...less than a 1-liter-bottle?
...a 1-liter-bottle?
...less than a standard bucket?
...a standard bucket?
...more than a standard bucket?

was a sprinkler system involved? no
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 7:58 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

On a different tack...

Was the radiator on? Relevant for how long? Was it broken?
Did you turn the radiator on? Did you bring the water into the bedroom?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 8:21 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

On a different tack...

Was the radiator on? yes, but irrel Relevant for how long? not relevant Was it broken? no
Did you turn the radiator on? no, but irrel Did you bring the water into the bedroom? yes
Balin (Balin)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 9:46 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the water in a glass? A bottle?
Did you spill the water? Intentionally?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 22, 2011 - 10:11 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the water in a glass? no A bottle? yes
Did you spill the water? yesish Intentionally? no, good q
Shez (Shez)
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Posted on Friday, December 23, 2011 - 8:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you balance the botle on the radiator and it fell? or was knocked off?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Friday, December 23, 2011 - 10:01 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

did you balance the botle on the radiator and it fell? or was knocked off? no to both - remember that the radiator and the wet bed were in the same house but not in the same room
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 1:23 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

If the water was not supposed to be drunk, was it meant for
...cleaning?
...washing?
...cooling?
...watering plants?

Was it meant to be put into any kind of device?
Such as an iron?
Did you want to dispose of the water?

Was the water pure?
Or did it contain something relevant?
If so, something solid? Something liquid?
Inhalation relevant?

Did you spill the water because you stumbled?
Or did you try to pour it into something and it did not fully work out?

Relevant in which room the radiator was?
Did you do something relevant in that room?
Did you go to the bedroom to sleep?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - 10:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

If the water was not supposed to be drunk, was it meant for
...cleaning?
...washing?
...cooling? this
...watering plants?

Was it meant to be put into any kind of device?
Such as an iron?
Did you want to dispose of the water?
no to all

Was the water pure? yes
Or did it contain something relevant? so, no
If so, something solid? Something liquid? so, no
Inhalation relevant? no

Did you spill the water because you stumbled? no
Or did you try to pour it into something and it did not fully work out? no

Relevant in which room the radiator was? no
Did you do something relevant in that room? yes
Did you go to the bedroom to sleep? yes

Nice round of q's!
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 8:41 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you want to cool an object?
Yourself?
Part of your body?

Did you have a fever?
Was it warm in general?
Had you strained yourself?
Had you burnt yourself? By touching something hot? By eating/drinking something hot?

If you wanted to cool an object, did you want to put the entire object into the water?
Or pour the water over the object?

Did you spill all the water that you had with you?
Or only part of it?

Did you get to cool whatever it was before you spilled the water?
Did you spill the water already before the cooling?
During the cooling?
Shez (Shez)
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Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 10:55 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

when you spilt the water, did it fall on something relevant? did you have to turn off the electricity? an electrical device?

did you have to mop it up? go to fetch something to mop it up?

did you have to dry an object it fell on? replace an object it fell on?

did you go to fetch some more water?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 11:30 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you want to cool an object?
Yourself?
Part of your body? this!

Did you have a fever? no
Was it warm in general? no
Had you strained yourself? not strained, but OTRT
Had you burnt yourself? By touching something hot? By eating/drinking something hot? no to these

If you wanted to cool an object, did you want to put the entire object into the water? not applicable
Or pour the water over the object? ditto

Did you spill all the water that you had with you?
Or only part of it? this

Did you get to cool whatever it was before you spilled the water? yes
Did you spill the water already before the cooling? no
During the cooling? yes

when you spilt the water, did it fall on something relevant? did you have to turn off the electricity? an electrical device? no to all

did you have to mop it up? go to fetch something to mop it up? irrel

did you have to dry an object it fell on? replace an object it fell on? irrel

did you go to fetch some more water? irrel
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 8:16 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did the body part that you wanted to cool hurt?
Wisdom teeth extraction relevant?

Was the body part part of your
...hand/foot?
...arm/leg?
...torso?
...face?
...head?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, December 29, 2011 - 11:22 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did the body part that you wanted to cool hurt? yes
Wisdom teeth extraction relevant? no

Was the body part part of your
...hand/foot?
...arm/leg? my leg
...torso?
...face?
...head?
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Monday, January 02, 2012 - 12:36 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you run against the radiator?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Monday, January 02, 2012 - 10:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you run against the radiator? yes, that's the embarrassing truth
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2012 - 12:04 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

We have figured out most parts now. Two open questions: Why did I use a bottle of water to cool my leg in the first place? And how exactly did I spill the water?

Here's a RECAP:
I ran into a radiator (well, actually I fell into it while I was closing a window, but Potato's guess was close enough) and hurt my leg. When I went to bed, I wanted to cool it and decided to use some cold water in a plastic bottle. However, I managed to spill most of it so that my bed was wet.
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2012 - 12:26 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Relevant which part of your leg was hurt?
If so, thigh? Lower leg?
Did you only hurt one leg? or both?
Did you hurt the front of your leg? The side? The back?
Was it a part that was rather hard to reach?

Were you lacking a different container for the water?
Did you take a bottle so that you could apply more water on your leg later the night?
Do you normally take a bottle of water with you when you go to bed (for drinking)?

Did you cool your leg by pouring water on it? Directly from the bottle?

Was it a regular bottle for drinks?
or something specific like an aerosol can?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Tuesday, January 03, 2012 - 9:31 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Relevant which part of your leg was hurt?
If so, thigh? Lower leg?
Did you only hurt one leg? or both?
Did you hurt the front of your leg? The side? The back?
Was it a part that was rather hard to reach?
irrel

Were you lacking a different container for the water? yope, OTRT
Did you take a bottle so that you could apply more water on your leg later the night? no
Do you normally take a bottle of water with you when you go to bed (for drinking)? yes, but irrel

Did you cool your leg by pouring water on it? no Directly from the bottle? no

Was it a regular bottle for drinks? yes
or something specific like an aerosol can? no
Potato (Potato)
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Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2012 - 11:03 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you pour water on your hand and put that on your leg?
If so, did you put too much water on your hand?
Did something startle you, making you move your hand so that the water was spilled?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Wednesday, January 04, 2012 - 5:27 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you pour water on your hand and put that on your leg?
If so, did you put too much water on your hand?
Did something startle you, making you move your hand so that the water was spilled?
no to all
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Posted on Friday, January 20, 2012 - 2:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you break the bottle?
Was the bottle in the refrigerator first? And you put the cold bottle on the hurt leg to cool it? And somehow the bottle broke and the water came out of it?
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Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 3:39 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

was the water frozen when you used it for cooling your leg?

it leaked after melting because the cap was not tight?
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Doriana

I've put this puzzle into Lateral Limbo for now . You can reactivate it by answering the outstanding questions
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Monday, February 27, 2012 - 10:12 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you break the bottle? yes
Was the bottle in the refrigerator first? no And you put the cold bottle on the hurt leg to cool it? but yes And somehow the bottle broke and the water came out of it? yes

was the water frozen when you used it for cooling your leg? no

it leaked after melting because the cap was not tight? no, but probably the cap was not tight indeed
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Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 11:34 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you break it on purpose?
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 2:19 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you break it on purpose? no
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Posted on Friday, March 02, 2012 - 10:06 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you fall asleep before taking the bottle off your leg?
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I've put this puzzle into Limbo for now. You can reactivate it by answering the outstanding questions.
Doriana (Doriana)
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Posted on Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 1:09 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did you fall asleep before taking the bottle off your leg? Not quite, but I consider this puzzle solved (:

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

I bumped my leg on a radiator while I was trying to close a window. Later that day, I noticed that I got a pretty big bruise and I wanted to cool it. I couldn't find any ice, so I decided to fill a bottle with cold water and put it on my leg.

I went to bed with the bottle and then I almost fell asleep. I moved around, and I somehow must have squeezed the bottle so that the cap went off and the water spilled in my bed. Hence the wet bed.


Nice work!

And I am sorry I haven't been online for such a long time, but here I am (:

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