[Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

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[Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Wed Mar 15, 2017 9:40 pm

The bride wore a tea-length dress of white eyelet over pale blue taffeta, accessorized by _____________ and _______________.

Relates to a previous puzzle of mine. Think laterally!
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Doriana » Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:10 pm

The bride = A H/A/F on her wedding day?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Westing1992 » Wed Mar 15, 2017 11:52 pm

Is this a word puzzle? Anagrams relevant? Homophones/nyms?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:48 am

The bride = A H/A/F on her wedding day? Yes.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Thu Mar 16, 2017 1:50 am

Is this a word puzzle? Anagrams relevant? Homophones/nyms? No to all.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 16, 2017 8:08 am

Time or location relevant?

Is the groom relevant? Is it a love marriage? an arranged marriage?

Do the two blanks refer to things one would expect as a bride's accessoire? Do they refer to tangible objects at all?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:03 pm

Time Noor location relevant? Location sort of relevant - it was an informal home wedding.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:08 pm

Is the groom relevant? Couldnt have a wedding without him. But relevant to the puzzle, no. Is it a love marriage? Yes. an arranged marriage?

Do the two blanks refer to things one would expect as a bride's accessoire? The first blank refers to what might be called an accessory, but perhaps not what one might expect in the circumstances. The second one does not refer to an accessory, in that sense.Do they refer to tangible objects at all? they are very tangible objects.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby kalira » Thu Mar 16, 2017 3:29 pm

Is "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" relevant to this puzzle?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:30 am

Is "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue" relevant to this puzzle? No. She did wear something blue, but the color is n.r. and could have been any color.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Hobbsicle » Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:20 am

Are the accessories related in some way to the clothing items listed?
Is the first accessory something you would wear in a formal setting? A casual setting? At your house? Is it something you would wear at all? Is she wearing it intentionally?

Is the second accessory something you would normally wear? Is it something she intended to wear or have on her?

Would it help to review your previous puzzles, or does this stand on its own?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Sun Mar 19, 2017 2:20 pm

Are the accessories related in some way to the clothing items listed? If I understand the question, no.
Is the first accessory something you would wear in a formal setting? A casual setting? this At your house? and possibly this Is it something you would wear at all? I would not, or not often anyhow, but many people do. Is she wearing it intentionally? Yes.

Is the second accessory something you would normally wear? No.Is it something she intended to wear or have on her? No!

Would it help to review your previous puzzles, or does this stand on its own? No. This relates to the other puzzle only in that it involves a wedding.
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Postby Doriana » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:50 pm

Are both things visible?
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Postby Solong » Mon Mar 20, 2017 2:56 pm

Are both things visible? Yes!
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Postby Doriana » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:06 pm

Is the bride sick or dying?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Tue Mar 21, 2017 2:55 pm

Is the bride sick or dying? No, no - but explore.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Doriana » Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:49 pm

Is anyone else sick or dying? otherwise unable to leave the house?

Is the bride under house arrest? Is one of the accessories an electronic ankle bracelet?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Thu Mar 23, 2017 2:29 pm

Is anyone else sick or dying? otherwise unable to leave the house? No to all, but keep on exploring.

Is the bride under house arrest? Is one of the accessories an electronic ankle bracelet? I never thought of that! But no to both, in this case.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Hobbsicle » Fri Mar 24, 2017 2:17 pm

Is there a relevant reason they chose to have it in a house? Would it work if it were outdoors? Or in a chapel? In a public place?

Is the first accessory something she wore on her head? Feet? Legs? Hands? Arms? On her dress?

Is she aware of the second accessory? Is it related to a physical condition of some kind? Is she pregnant? Does she have a Siamese twin?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:02 pm

Is there a relevant reason they chose to have it in a house? Would it work if it were outdoors? Or in a chapel? In a public place? Yes, it would work in all these places. They simply wanted a s;mall, quiet wedding.

Is the first accessory something she wore on her head? Feet? This.Legs? Hands? Arms? On her dress?

Is she aware of the second accessory?Yes Is it related to a physical condition of some kind? Yes!Is she pregnant?No. Does she have a Siamese twin? Wha--??!!? No!
What a picture!
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Doriana » Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:17 pm

Does she have a chronic illness? a disability? Is she blind? deaf? a wheelchair user?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:40 pm

Does she have a chronic illness? No a disability? Yope, DOYD of 'disability' Is she blind? deaf? a wheelchair user? No to all.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Doriana » Sat Mar 25, 2017 2:34 pm

Is she missing a limb? Is the second accessory a prosthetic leg?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Sat Mar 25, 2017 3:41 pm

Is she missing a limb? Is the second accessory a prosthetic leg? No to both, but explore. You are sort of in the right area.
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Hobbsicle » Tue Mar 28, 2017 1:23 am

Is this a long-term physical condition? Or short-term, like a broken bone? Does she have on a cast?

Is the first accessory shoes? Sneakers? Slippers? Sandals?
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Re: [Solong] 4 better, 4 worse

Postby Solong » Sat Apr 01, 2017 5:59 pm

is this a long-term physical condition? Or short-term, like a broken bone? This Does she have on a cast? Yes!

Is the first accessory shoes? Sneakers? Slippers? Sandals? Footgear, yes.

********************************SPOILER*********************************************
No sooner had my-son-the-confirmed-bachelor officially announced his engagement, he got in an automobile accident, and was out of work for a month. Then, shortly before the wedding, his bride-to-be had fallen down some stairs, got a concussion, and broke her arm. So her wedding gown was accessorised with blue and tan cowboy boots and a white plaster cast, tastefully trimmed with blue!
Almost as soon as they got back from the honeymoon, she came down with pneumonia, so they are really learning the meaning of that 'for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health' stuff is all about.

Thanks to Doriana, Hobsicle, & all who took part!
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