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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 1:26 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

George moved to Germany several years ago and wrote to his wife that he would be staying for an 'indefinite amount of time.' In order to comfort her, he would write letters to her every two weeks, telling her of his marvellous travels and adventures. One day, George realised that none of his letters had been returned for several months, and he began to worry. He rushed home by the fastest means possible to ensure that his wife was okay, but only to find that she and everyone else in his family were dead.
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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 10:02 am:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is george a soldier?
was it during WW2?
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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 12:27 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is george a soldier?
was it during WW2? None
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was he working in germany? on a long vacation?

was she and his family dead of natural causes? murdered? died in an accident?
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was he working in germany? Probably not on a long vacation? No

was she and his family dead of natural causes? murdered? died in an accident? murdered
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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 2:51 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Would it help to find out why he moved to Germany?
Did he have to leave his home country to escape the police? for political reasons?
Relevant what his home country is?
Was George involved in some criminal scheme?
Was George's family all murdered in the same action? by the same person?
Is the murderer someone George knows?
Did the murderer know that George is far away?
Is the killing a response to something George did in Germany?
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Would it help to find out why he moved to Germany? Yes
Did he have to leave his home country to escape the police? No for political reasons? Yes
Relevant what his home country is? Yes
Was George involved in some criminal scheme? No
Was George's family all murdered in the same action? No by the same person? No
Is the murderer someone George knows? No
Did the murderer know that George is far away? Probably
Is the killing a response to something George did in Germany? No
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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 3:17 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

is his home country Germany? uk?

was his family murdered one at a time? in one day? does it matter over what time period they were killed?

were they killed to get George back to the country?
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is his home country Germany? uk? None

was his family murdered one at a time? Yes in one day? Who knows? does it matter over what time period they were killed? Not really

were they killed to get George back to the country? No
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Posted on Friday, January 05, 2007 - 4:21 pm:   Edit PostDelete PostView Post/Check IPPrint Post   Move Post (Moderator/Admin Only)Ban Poster IP (Moderator/Admin only)

Is George a Russian spy?

Are his messages home coded responses?

Are his family members killed to prevent the spread of information?
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following on the spy theme just in case..is his "wife" really his wife in the normal sense? or is that a code name?
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Is George a Russian spy? No

Are his messages home coded responses? No

Are his family members killed to prevent the spread of information? No

following on the spy theme just in case..is his "wife" really his wife in the normal sense? or is that a code name? she is his married wife
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Did the murders have something to do with something George did? Said? Did George move to Germany for political asylum? Was his home country European? Asian? Middle East? Western Hemisphere? USA? Canada? Central America? South America? Australia? Russian? Chinese? Was his home country an ally of Germany? Enemy? Was his family killed b/c he moved to Germany? Did he think they might be killed if he moved to Germany? Was he trying to protect his family by moving to Germany?
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Did the murders have something to do with something George did? Noish Said? Probably not Did George move to Germany for political asylum? Noish Was his home country European? It's in Europe Asian? Middle East? Western Hemisphere? USA? Canada? Central America? South America? Australia? Russian? Chinese? Was his home country an ally of Germany? Irr Enemy? Was his family killed b/c he moved to Germany? No Did he think they might be killed if he moved to Germany? No Was he trying to protect his family by moving to Germany? No
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CORRECTION: Concerning the allies/enemies question, I accidentally answered irrelevant. I do not know whether the two were enemies or allies, sorry.
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Do they communicate in any other way than by mail? If no, is it useful to find out why?
Is it united Germany, or when it was split up in east/west? If yes to the second, does it matter which part he lived in?
Is George or his family hiding from anyone?
Was the family alive when he moved to Germany? Is the time between moving to Germany, the family members being killed, him finding out important?
Does the family being killed got anything to do with George?
Was the family the prime target for the killer?
Is it important to find out why it took him several months to start to worry?
Did he communicate with any other family member? By mail to?
Did anyone else follow the exchange of mails?
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Do they communicate in any other way than by mail? No If no, is it useful to find out why? No
Is it united Germany, or when it was split up in east/west? It is a part of what is today Germany If yes to the second, does it matter which part he lived in?
Is George or his family hiding from anyone? Yes
Was the family alive when he moved to Germany? Yes Is the time between moving to Germany, the family members being killed, him finding out important? No
Does the family being killed got anything to do with George? Yope
Was the family the prime target for the killer? No
Is it important to find out why it took him several months to start to worry? No
Did he communicate with any other family member? By mail to?
Did anyone else follow the exchange of mails? The last three - irr
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Does he actually have "marvellous travels and adventures"? Is the content of the letters relevant?
Does the family know that he is hiding?
Is he hiding from a person, government or an organization? Same as the family?
Is his home country a democracy? For a long time?
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Does he actually have "marvellous travels and adventures"? Yes Is the content of the letters relevant?No
Does the family know that he is hiding? Yes
Is he hiding from a person, government or an organization? Organisation Same as the family? Yes
Is his home country a democracy? Not really For a long time? No
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The organisation he is hiding from, is it the same that is responsible for killing his family?
Is the organisation legal, criminal, religious, violent, former employers, mafia, agents, political?
Was the family simply killed or were they interrogated first?
Was George's hiding place ever revealed?
Was George safe as long as he stayed in Germany?
Is his home country a former communist state?
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The organisation he is hiding from, is it the same that is responsible for killing his family? Yes
Is the organisation legal, criminal, religious, violent, former employers, mafia, agents, political? Politicalish and Violent
Was the family simply killed or were they interrogated first? Probably simply killed
Was George's hiding place ever revealed? Irr
Was George safe as long as he stayed in Germany? Yes
Is his home country a former communist state? No
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Hmm... not many countries left in Europe to choose from then. But according to the World Audit's Democracy Ranking list, the least democratic country in Europe is Turkey. That's it?
Is killing the family a revenge for something George did to the organisation? Because of who he is?
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Hmm... not many countries left in Europe to choose from then. But according to the World Audit's Democracy Ranking list, the least democratic country in Europe is Turkey. That's it? No
Is killing the family a revenge for something George did to the organisation? Yope Because of who he is? Yes
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I should probably add that when I answered the united/divided Germany question, I was thinking in terms of geography, i.e. 'geographically, was he in germany or east-west?' However, I should note that, in a historical context, this occured prior to 'divided Germany' or 'united Germany.'
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Is this a true story? if not, could it have happened?
In which century did this happen:
B.C.? 1st? 2nd? 3rd? .. 21st?
From which part of Europe is he: north? south? east? west? central?
Is any war relevant? any political event?
Is the organisation rather official? rather illegal?
Did they only kill the family because they couldn't find him?
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Is this a true story? I don't know if not, could it have happened? Yes
In which century did this happen:
B.C.? 1st? 2nd? 3rd? .. 21st? 18th
From which part of Europe is he: north? south? east? west? central? west
Is any war relevant? any political event? Political
Is the organisation rather official? rather illegal? illegal
Did they only kill the family because they couldn't find him? No
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Did he have a high position within the organisation? The leader?
Does he belong to a group that is the political target for the organisation? Nobility?
Is George leaving the country enough for the organisation to start killing his family? Did he do something that would harm the organisation?
Is he considered a traitor to the organisation? To the ideals of the organisation?
After the family has been killed, does George still need to hide?
The country, is it France? Spain? England?
Something to do with a revolution?
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Did he have a high position within the organisation? The leader? No
Does he belong to a group that is the political target for the organisation? Nobility? Both
Is George leaving the country enough for the organisation to start killing his family? NoDid he do something that would harm the organisation? Yope
Is he considered a traitor to the organisation? Yes To the ideals of the organisation? Yes
After the family has been killed, does George still need to hide? Yes
The country, is it France? France Spain? England?
Something to do with a revolution? Yes
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Was he nobility when he joined the organisation? Did it happen later? Did he hide the fact that he was nobility? Did he become nobility by marrying his wife? Knighted in another country, like Germany?
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Was he nobility when he joined the organisation? FA Did it happen later? Did he hide the fact that he was nobility? When do you mean? Did he become nobility by marrying his wife? Irr Knighted in another country, like Germany? No
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Read your answers a bit to uncarefully...
Did the revolution break out? If so...
- Was he nobility when it happened?
- Was he abroad when it happened? In Germany?
- Did he escape France?
- Did it make him enemy of his own country?
- Did this change his possibilities to return to France to, let's say, save his family?
Does it matter what kind of nobility he is? King?
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Did the revolution break out? If so...
- Was he nobility when it happened? Yes
- Was he abroad when it happened? In Germany? Yes
- Did he escape France? Yes
- Did it make him enemy of his own country? No
- Did this change his possibilities to return to France to, let's say, save his family? No
Does it matter what kind of nobility he is?No King?
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CORRECTION: Was he abroad when it happened should be answered 'no.'
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Was being a nobility enough for him to be considered a traitor?
Did he do something? If so, anything criminal, like killing someone? In the organisation? Revailing any plans or identifying someone?
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... or was he offered to join the organisation (by someone close) which he turned down?
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So, George and his family were loyal to the french king?
The organisation were the republicans?
What remains to be found out?
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Was being a nobility enough for him to be considered a traitor? Yes
Did he do something? If so, anything criminal, like killing someone? In the organisation? Revailing any plans or identifying someone?
Not necessarily any of these

So, George and his family were loyal to the french king? Yes
The organisation were the republicans? Yes
What remains to be found out? Nothing

SPOILER George was a French aristocrat who fled to Germany after the start of the French Revolution. When he returned, his noble family had all been guillotined.

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