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Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 7:42 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

He threw away a bracelet, a ring and a necklace. Why?
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 7:46 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

His wife had caught him cross-dressing again?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 7:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

By David Burn (Woubit) on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 07:46 pm:

His wife had caught him cross-dressing again? No Good one though! :)
Dref (Dref)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 7:50 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was he angry?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 7:52 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Dref

Was he angry? No
Ixoye724 (Ixoye724)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:00 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did these items belong to him? To someone he knew?
Had he stolen these items from someone?
Did the items belong to someone else?
Threw away, as in discarded? Threw out like garbage?
Did any of these play a role in his motive for throwing the items away...
fear?
jealousy?
happiness?
ignorance?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:03 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ixoye724

Did these items belong to him? No To someone he knew? No
Had he stolen these items from someone? Yes!
Did the items belong to someone else? Yes
Threw away, as in discarded? Yes Threw out like garbage? No
Did any of these play a role in his motive for throwing the items away...
fear? Yesish
jealousy? No
happiness? No
ignorance? No

Good questions!
Alizon (Alizon)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:14 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were the jewels genuine, or were they fakes?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:15 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Alizon

Were the jewels genuine, or were they fakes? Genuine
Dref (Dref)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:16 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was he being pursued by the police?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:19 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Dref

Was he being pursued by the police? Yope
Ixoye724 (Ixoye724)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:33 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was he afraid that the police would pursue him?
Was he afraid that the owner of the items would pursue him?
Were his actions due in part to a guilty conscience?
Did something happen after he stole the items to make him believe he would get caught with the stolen merchandise?
Is it important to know where he stole the items from?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:44 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ixoye724

Was he afraid that the police would pursue him? Irrelevant
Was he afraid that the owner of the items would pursue him? No. Possibly FA.
Were his actions due in part to a guilty conscience? Not at all
Did something happen after he stole the items to make him believe he would get caught with the stolen merchandise? No
Is it important to know where he stole the items from? Yesish
Alizon (Alizon)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:48 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did the steal the jewels from a crypt? If so, was he afraid of catching a disease from the jewels? Or of some sort of Pharaoh's curse?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:55 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Alizon

Did the steal the jewels from a crypt? No If so, was he afraid of catching a disease from the jewels? Irrelevant Or of some sort of Pharaoh's curse? No
David Burn (Woubit)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:57 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were these ordinary jewels? did they have some magical properties? did he believe they might?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 8:59 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Woubit

Were these ordinary jewels? Yes
Did they have some magical properties? No
Did he believe they might? No
Ixoye724 (Ixoye724)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 9:10 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were his actions (throwing the jewels away) prompted by something he...
saw? heard? read? something else?
Were the items stolen from a place of business?
From a home?
Directly taken off of someone?
Dref (Dref)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 9:22 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Were the items stolen from a musuem?
(Stuccosalt)
Posted on Friday, January 28, 2005 - 9:36 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Was the victim of the robbery still wearing said jewelry (maybe he disposed of a body)?
Batman (Ashusharma)
Posted on Saturday, January 29, 2005 - 5:13 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Ixoye724

Were his actions (throwing the jewels away) prompted by something he...
saw? Yes, but this could be misleading heard? No read? No something else? Yope
Were the items stolen from a place of business? Yes
From a home? No
Directly taken off of someone? No

Dref

Were the items stolen from a musuem? No

Stuccosalt

Was the victim of the robbery still wearing said jewelry (maybe he disposed of a body)? No. A good thought, though :)
Dref (Dref)
Posted on Saturday, January 29, 2005 - 5:25 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Did he still want the stolen property? or threw them away out of necessity?