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Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Wednesday, October 10, 2007 - 1:41 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Alas! Alack! A Woe!
A challenge oh so low,
And so and so and so,
Click here to begin to know!
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Click there
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Noobdogg:

Click there FA! Oh I loved doing that!
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LoL... thought as much ;-)

Is the puzzle about figuring out what the challenge is? Or is the puzzle the challenge itself? Is the 'poet' h?a?m? a real person?

Is this a weighted poem? one of those lateral adventures we enjoy? or just another puzzle we have to figure out? or a new type altogether cooked up by Waddell inc.?

Is it significant that the 'W' in "Woe" is capitalized?
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Noobdogg:

LoL... thought as much ;-)Ever happy to oblige *bows*

Is the puzzle about figuring out what the challenge is?Sort of Or is the puzzle the challenge itself?No Is the 'poet' h?a?m?yes to all a real person? yes to all

Is this a weighted poem?The puzzle statement is a certified weightless poem by yours treuly...the only aspect of weight involves the fact that it serves as my puzzle statement! one of those lateral adventures we enjoy?No, more along the lines of a traditional lateral puzzle... I don't go in much for the adventures etc or just another puzzle we have to figure out?correct however there is a wee twist which you will discover as we progress or a new type altogether cooked up by Waddell inc.? a tad more cryptic than my usual offerings and yet...

Is it significant that the 'W' in "Woe" is capitalized?no, just part of the poem's weightlessness!
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You, the poet? Are you H/A/M? Just checking...

Is the significance why you wrote the poem?
What you wrote the poem about?
The circumstance in your life leading up to the writing of the poem (beyond for a cute LTP intro)?
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Dlcygnet:

You, the poet?no- i wrote the statement but I am not the puzzle! Are you H/A/M?I am yes Just checking... no prob... it's in my profile anyway!

Is the significance why you wrote the poem?no
What you wrote the poem about? yes
The circumstance in your life leading up to the writing of the poem (beyond for a cute LTP intro)?no
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Did something depressing happen? Sad? Problematic?
Was there a minor problem that had to be solved? Was there a bet involved? Something trite?
Is a computer involved? A mouse? A computer mouse? A process? Something step by step? Something tedious?
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Did something depressing happen? Sad? Problematic? no to all
Was there a minor problem that had to be solved?no Was there a bet involved?no Something trite? not exactly trite...
Is a computer involved? A mouse? A computer mouse? A process? Something step by step? Something tedious?No
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Does this puzzle involve...
People? 1? 2? 3? 4? 5? More?
Human? Adult? Male? Female?
Animals?
Vegetables?
Minerals?
Sewing products?
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Does this puzzle involve...
People?Yes 1? 2?Yes 3? 4? 5? More?
Human? Adult? Male?yes to these Female?No to this
Animals?
Vegetables?
Minerals?
Sewing products?No to rest
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So, two guys...
Walk into a bar?
Get involved in a duel?
Start a fight?
Are competing? In a sport?
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So, two guys... Yes
Walk into a bar? No
Get involved in a duel?No
Start a fight? no
Are competing?Nope In a sport?No
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Computers involved?
Website?
Noisemakers?
A library?
School?
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Computers involved? No
Website? no
Noisemakers? No
A library? No
School?No

In the interest of fairness I should point out that it has come to my attention that there is a third person who might be said to be involved in this ... however my source failed to name them... Nevertheless I will allow them their place since they have provided me with enough evidence to be there... and no I have not spoken or emailed them, and neither are they aware of their involvement in this puzzle!...
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****BLOOPER ALERT*******
Actually rereading it and based on the whole subject of this puzzle I should have realised LONG before now there is a weightless Poem involved...a VERY weightless poem... there might be more but that is for us to decide at the end...I reserve judgement... but on the one...
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Are all 3 words in the first line meant to convey anquish ? or is there some form of word play involved? Could alas read a lass? Could alack mean a shortgage of something? Could so low read solo?

I'm reminded of Billy Connolly's line "O lack a day forsooth o woe is me, o woe, o woe and f*** this for a game of soldiers
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Are all 3 words in the first line meant to convey anquish ?Yes or is there some form of word play involved?No Could alas read a lass? Could alack mean a shortgage of something? Could so low read solo? No to all

I'm reminded of Billy Connolly's line "O lack a day forsooth o woe is me, o woe, o woe and f*** this for a game of soldiersNope...
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Did somebody die?
Get assaulted?
Become injured?
Become emotionally distressed?
Re-live some childhood trauma?
Papercut in a salt factory?
Lose his prostitute girlfriend?
Is Poe relevant?
Any other poet relevant?
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Did somebody die? yes but not relevantly
Get assaulted? No
Become injured? No
Become emotionally distressed?Probably yes
Re-live some childhood trauma? Thankfully no
Papercut in a salt factory? Ouch...no
Lose his prostitute girlfriend? I clap that question...in irons NO
Is Poe relevant? no
Any other poet relevant?YES!
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This other poet who is relevant, is it you? Somebody historical? A wellknown author/poet? American? British? African? South American? Non-british European? Russian? Asian? Middle Eastern? Austrailian?
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This other poet who is relevant, is it you?No Somebody historical?Yes A wellknown author/poet?Yope American?No British?Yes African? South American? Non-british European? Russian? Asian? Middle Eastern? Austrailian?So no to rest..oh and FA!
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Is the relevant poet one of these:

Betjeman, John
William Blake
Anne Bronte
Charlotte Bronte
Emily Bronte
Elizabeth Browning
Lord Byron
Geoffrey Chaucer
Robert Browning
John Donne
Ted Hughes
Ben Johnson Rudyard Kipling
D.H.Lawrence
John Milton
Wilfred Owen
Christina Rossetti
William Shakespeare
Alfred Tennyson
Dylan Thomas
J.R.R.Tolkien
Oscar Wilde
William Wordsworth
John Keats
Percy Shelley
Samuel Coleridge
Lord Byron
Matthew Arnold
John Clare

Is the poet actually involved? Just a piece of their work?
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Is there more than one other relevant poet? I'm thinking of the challenge; was there a 'conflict'(for want of a better term) between 2 or more poets? of style? of subject? Political?

"All ye Poets of the Age!
All ye Witlings of the Stage!
Learn your Jingles to reform!
Crop your Numbers and Conform:
Let your little Verses flow
Gently, Sweetly, Row by Row:
Let the Verse the Subject fit;
Little Subject, Little Wit.
Namby-Pamby is your Guide;
Albion's Joy, Hibernia's Pride."

(Henry Carey, satirising Ambrose Phillips.)
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Dlycynet:

Is the relevant poet one of these:

Betjeman, John
William Blake
Anne Bronte
Charlotte Bronte
Emily Bronte
Elizabeth Browning
Lord Byron
Geoffrey Chaucer
Robert Browning
John Donne
Ted Hughes
Ben Johnson Rudyard Kipling
D.H.Lawrence
John Milton
Wilfred Owen
Christina Rossetti
William Shakespeare
Alfred Tennyson
Dylan Thomas
J.R.R.Tolkien
Oscar Wilde
William Wordsworth
John Keats
Percy Shelley
Samuel Coleridge
Lord Byron
Matthew Arnold
John Clare Simple answer...NO!
Is the poet actually involved?themselves...no... Just a piece of their work?the body of their work yes

Zenith:

Is there more than one other relevant poet?Correct I'm thinking of the challenge; was there a 'conflict'(for want of a better term) between 2 or more poets?not between the poets themselves, but... of style?Yes of subject?\bNot really, but perhaps a wee bit} Political?no

"All ye Poets of the Age!
All ye Witlings of the Stage!
Learn your Jingles to reform!
Crop your Numbers and Conform:
Let your little Verses flow
Gently, Sweetly, Row by Row:
Let the Verse the Subject fit;
Little Subject, Little Wit.
Namby-Pamby is your Guide;
Albion's Joy, Hibernia's Pride."
(Henry Carey, satirising Ambrose Phillips.)Nice
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Is this a bit of a rulebreaker at heart, disguised a cryptic poem?
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Deathateaster:

Is this a bit of a rulebreaker at heart, disguised a cryptic poem?no... the poem is a cryptic alright... and there is a clue to one of the poets inside it...
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** Recap **

Alas! Alack! A Woe!
A challenge oh so low,
And so and so and so,
Click here to begin to know!

This poem represents a challenge between two poets (although there is a third poet who could also lay claim to the puzzle). One of the poets is cryptically referenced in the verse. None of these are the poets:
Betjeman, John, William Blake, Anne Bronte, Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte, Elizabeth Browning, Lord Byron, Geoffrey Chaucer, Robert Browning, John Donne, Ted Hughes, Ben Johnson, Rudyard Kipling, D.H.Lawrence, John Milton, Wilfred Owen, Christina Rossetti, William Shakespeare, Alfred Tennyson, Dylan Thomas, J.R.R.Tolkien, Oscar Wilde, William Wordsworth, John Keats, Percy Shelley, Samuel Coleridge, Lord Byron, Matthew Arnold, John Clare, Edgar A. Poe

The poets are both dead, and, bonus info, unaware of the challenge. Neither of the deaths is relevant.
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Anagrams relevant? Is the "cryptically referenced" line 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th, or mix of them?
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Crazypalpig:

Anagrams relevant?no Is the "cryptically referenced" line 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th, or mix of them?the 4th... and would probably only be of use to those on this forum...
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Are the poets Romantic poets? War poets? Transcendental poets? Other era/genre?

Does click here refer to an internet site where we learn/compare/contrast the poets you're thinking of? Does the capitalized Click allude to a name?

Does this have anything to do with the fact that every website description (results of a general internet search) of british poets includes the line "click here"?
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Are the poets Romantic poets? War poets? Transcendental poets?No to all three Other era/genre? both Victorian

Does click here refer to an internet site where we learn/compare/contrast the poets you're thinking of?no... but there is a net link. You are much closer to part of the answer than you think... Does the capitalized Click allude to a name?No

Does this have anything to do with the fact that every website description (results of a general internet search) of british poets includes the line "click here"?Do they? ... no
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Any of these poets?

Matthew Arnold?
Gerard Manley Hopkins?
Lewis Carroll?
A E Housman?
Robert Lewis Stevenson?
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Any of these poets?

Matthew Arnold?
Gerard Manley Hopkins?
Lewis Carroll?
A E Housman?
Robert Lewis Stevenson?No to all
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Does 'click here' refer to any link on the LTPF?
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Is Edward Lear relevant at all?
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By victorian era poets... you mean 1837-1901? Are any of them in this list (sorry about repeats):

Matthew Arnold (45)
(1822 - 1888)
Richard Aldington (12)
(1892 - 1962)
Lascelles Abercrombie (6)
(1881 - 1938)

Sarah Flower Adams (6)
(1805 - 1848)
William Allingham (31)
(1821 - 1889)
Alfred Austin (4)
(1835 - 1913)


B

Elizabeth Barrett Browning (114)
(1809 - 1861)
Robert Browning (110)
(1812 - 1889)
Andre Breton (5)
(1896 - 1966)

Rupert Brooke (102)
(1887 - 1915)
Emily Bronte (56)
(1818 - 1848)
Charlotte Bronte (24)
(1816 - 1855)

Thomas Edward Brown (13)
(1830 - 1897)
Robert Seymour Bridges (24)
(1844 - 1930)
Anne Bronte (59)
(1820 - 1849)

William Barnes (12)
(1801 - 1886)
Laurence Binyon (16)
(1869 - 1943)
George Bradley (1)
(1821 - 1903)


C

Lewis Carroll (73)
(1832 - 1898)
Aleister Crowley (49)
(1875 - 1947)
Mary Elizabeth Coleridge (16)
(1861 - 1907)

Arthur Hugh Clough (17)
(1819 - 1861)
G. K. Chesterton (59)
(1874 - 1936)
Eliza Cook (5)
(1818 - 1889)


D

John Davidson (12)
(1857 - 1909)
Ernest Dowson (14)
(1867 - 1900)

E

George Eliot (9)
(1819 - 1880)

F

Edward Fitzgerald (4)
(1809 - 1883)

G

Robert Graves (74)
(1895 - 1985)
Edgar Albert Guest (9)
(1881 - 1959)

H

Thomas Hardy (217)
(1840 - 1928)
Gerard Manley Hopkins (84)
(1844 - 1889)
A. E. Housman (81)
(1859 - 1936)

William Ernest Henley (17)
(1849 - 1903)

K

Rudyard Kipling (341)
(1865 - 1936)
Charles Kingsley (12)
(1819 - 1875)

L

Edward Lear (18)
(1812 - 1888)
David Herbert Lawrence (109)
(1885 - 1930)
Amy Levy (69)
(1861 - 1889)


M

Walter de la Mare (44)
(1873 - 1956)
John Masefield (25)
(1878 - 1967)
William Morris (47)
(1834 - 1896)

George Meredith (69)
(1828 - 1909)

N

Alfred Noyes (1)
(1880 - 1958)
Sir Henry Newbolt (13)
(1862 - 1938)
Edith Nesbit (8)
(1858 - 1924)


O

Wilfred Owen (30)
(1893 - 1918)

P

Coventry Patmore (13)
(1823 - 1896)

R

Christina Rossetti (55)
(1830 - 1894)
John Ruskin (1)
(1819 - 1900)

S

Siegfried Sassoon (146)
(1886 - 1967)
Dame Edith Sitwell (11)
(1887 - 1964)
Vita Sackville-West (1)
(1892 - 1962)

Algernon Charles Swinburne (131)
(1837 - 1909)

T

J. R. R. Tolkien (37)
(1892 - 1973)
Lord Alfred Tennyson (153)
(1809 - 1892)
Francis Thompson (15)
(1859 - 1907)
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Woodworm:

Does 'click here' refer to any link on the LTPF?Yes

Is Edward Lear relevant at all?No

Dlcygnet:

By victorian era poets... you mean 1837-1901?yes they worked in this period Are any of them in this list (sorry about repeats):list omitted for sake of brewvity and ease of following the post... NO
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Someone's profile?
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Bodo:

Someone's profile? No... you see the link much more often than that!
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The link:

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Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Thursday, December 13, 2007 - 11:47 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Solved Puzzles? Active Puzzles? Log Out? Search? Moderators? Register? Edit Profile? Topics? Last Day? Last Week? Tree View? Getting Started?yes... now what poet does that lead you to? Formatting? Troubleshooting? Program Credits? Contact? Administration?

this should go quite quickly now...
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Posted on Thursday, December 13, 2007 - 4:18 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

McGonagall? His being renowned as one of the worst poets in the English langidge?
Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Thursday, December 13, 2007 - 5:09 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

McGonagall?Yes His being renowned as one of the worst poets in the English langidge?Not one of the worst...hint?

Just to remind you here is the doggerel again:

Alas! Alack! A Woe!
A challenge oh so low,
And so and so and so,
Click here to begin to know!
Pumpkin (Pumpkin)
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Posted on Saturday, December 15, 2007 - 5:59 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

ooh, ooh, am I being featured in a puzzle?
Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Sunday, December 16, 2007 - 1:03 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Pumpkin:

ooh, ooh, am I being featured in a puzzle? Alas, alack, a woe,
I believe it might be so!
But can you solve it?
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Posted on Friday, December 21, 2007 - 7:55 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the notion that there is somewhere a worse poet than McGonagall? And/or that worse poetry than McGonagall's is somehow exhibited on the "Getting Started" screen?
Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Friday, December 21, 2007 - 9:51 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is the notion that there is somewhere a worse poet than McGonagall?Yes! And/or that worse poetry than McGonagall's is somehow exhibited on the "Getting Started" screen?no...

I think this needs killed now...

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

This came from a couple of news articles I read deposing McGonagall (beloved of this forum) as the worst poet. The new king, apparently is Theo Marzials... follow the link for more detail...


http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/books/article2604789.ece

Thanks to all who took part! and to Woubit for ending it! Wow - over 2 months... not bad... or is it terrible?
Tsoram1970 (Tsoram1970)
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Posted on Friday, December 21, 2007 - 9:52 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

OOOpppsss Looks like that link is breaking the forum a wee bit...Sorry folks!

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