[Solong] a son of toil

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[Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Sun May 14, 2017 12:26 am

Like Konnie, I'm back again after a long dry spell.

Sylvia paid good money to look at Brian's dirty boxers.
She was very pleased.
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Balin » Sun May 14, 2017 12:27 am

Welcome back!

Did she pay the money to Brian?
Boxers = undershorts? Dogs? Professional fist-fighters?
Is Brian alive? Is Brian H/A/M? Is Sylvia H/A/F?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Sun May 14, 2017 2:25 am

Did she pay the money to Brian? No.
Boxers = undershorts? this Dogs? Professional fist-fighters?
Is Brian alive? Is Brian H/A/M? Yes to both. Is Sylvia H/A/F? Yes, but could also have been a H /A/M
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby GalFisk » Sun May 14, 2017 12:50 pm

Relevant how they got dirty? What kind of dirt it was? Did she look at them closely? With a microscope? Other device? Was he wearing them? Had he worn them earlier? Does Brian know she looks at them? That she paid for it? Did others pay for this? Did she look at other relevant garments? Or other things?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Sun May 14, 2017 4:39 pm

Relevant how they got dirty? Yes What kind of dirt it was? Yes Did she look at them closely? With a microscope? Other device? With the naked eye, DOYD 'closely.' Not with a microscope. Was he wearing them? NO Had he worn them earlier? n.r Does Brian know she looks at them? It is likely, but not necessary. That she paid for it? Same answer.Did others pay for this? Yes Did she look at other relevant garments? Yes Or other things? Possibly, but n.r. to the puzzle.
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby kalira » Tue May 16, 2017 1:48 pm

Are Brian's boxers in some sort of museum-like setting? Could it be said that Sylvia is studying Brian's boxers? Is Sylvia a scientist of some variety? The other garments she looked at: other clothes of Brian's? other people's undergarments? Other types of clothes belonging to other people?

Are Brian's boxers being worn by someone or something relevant while Sylvia looks at them? Before she looks at them? Is she interested ONLY in the clothing she is looking at? The interaction of the boxers/clothing and something else?

WAG: Is she looking at his boxers at one of those decomposition "farms" that I've heard of/seen at universities and such? (where they study how long it takes things to decompose, what bugs show up on dead bodies when, etc.)
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Thu May 18, 2017 2:03 am

Are Brian's boxers in some sort of museum-like setting?No. Could it be said that Sylvia is studying Brian's boxers? It could be said.Is Sylvia a scientist of some variety? Let's say she is.The other garments she looked at: other clothes of Brian's?n.r. other people's undergarments? Yes Other types of clothes belonging to other people?

Are Brian's boxers being worn by someone or something relevant while Sylvia looks at them? No. Before she looks at them? Yes Is she interested ONLY in the clothing she is looking at? The interaction of the boxers/clothing and something else? this

WAG: Is she looking at his boxers at one of those decomposition "farms" that I've heard of/seen at universities and such? (where they study how long it takes things to decompose, what bugs show up on dead bodies when, etc.) Not a 'body farm', but your WAG is closer than you might think. Explore!
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby GalFisk » Thu May 18, 2017 10:01 am

Were the boxers dirtied on purpose? Is a crime being investigated? Are boxers being compared? Are they the result of an experiment? A recteation of an event?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Thu May 18, 2017 8:50 pm

Were the boxers dirtied on purpose? Yes Is a crime being investigated? No Are boxers being compared? Yes Are they the result of an experiment? They are part of an experiment. A recteation of an event? No.
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby GalFisk » Sat May 20, 2017 5:02 am

Is chemistry involved? Biology? Physics? Washing/cleaning? Manufacture? Are they trying to make better fabrics? Better boxers?
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Postby Solong » Sat May 20, 2017 5:54 pm

Is chemistry involved? yesBiology?YesPhysics? no Washing/cleaning? Manufacture? Are they trying to make better fabrics? Better boxers? No to all these.
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby biograd » Sun May 21, 2017 5:34 am

Is she trying to find out what bacteria grow on clothing? If so, is she trying to determine how to get rid of the bacteria? whether people living in the same environment share bacteria?

If not, is hygiene at all involved? odor?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Sun May 21, 2017 7:11 pm

Is she trying to find out what bacteria grow on clothing? Yes! If so, is she trying to determine how to get rid of the bacteria? no whether people living in the same environment share bacteria? Yes

If not, is hygiene at all involved? odor? No to both

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Postby GalFisk » Tue May 23, 2017 12:40 pm

Do people living in the same environment share bacteria? Has she found proof of something she was looking for? Something she has theorized about?
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Postby Solong » Tue May 23, 2017 4:54 pm

Do people living in the same environment sh are bacteria? Not voluntarily, but yes, necessarily. Has she found proof of something she was looking for? Something she has theorized about? Yes and yes.
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Hobbsicle » Thu Jun 01, 2017 2:44 am

Is the dirt placed on the boxers to discover whether there was bacteria? And looking at the dirt revealed a chemical reaction of some kind? Does it matter what kind of environment these people shared? Is it relevant how the bacteria is transmitted? Is it a virus of some kind?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Thu Jun 01, 2017 5:53 pm

Is the dirt placed on the boxers to discover whether there was bacteria? And looking at the dirt revealed a chemical reaction of some kind? Yes and yes. Does it matter what kind of environment these people shared? Yessish Is it relevant how the bacteria is transmitted? Is it a virus of some kind? FA. It's a good bacteria!
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby biograd » Thu Jun 01, 2017 7:17 pm

Is she looking to see if the bacteria associated with humans produce antibiotics that kill organisms in the dirt?
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Solong » Fri Jun 02, 2017 1:41 am

Is she looking to see if the bacteria associated with humans produce antibiotics that kill organisms in the dirt? No/yope. See below.

Essentially, this is spoyled, so here is the
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From the UK Farmers Weekly: "Growers heading to this year's Cereals event will get the chance to check out their fellow farmers' soiled underwear - all in the name of improving soil health."
Farmers volunteered to bury their tighty whities for a period of time. When dug up the degree of deterioration would indicate the health of the soil and the presence of good bacteria. The more delapidated the drawers, the better the soil.
The title, of course, rhymes with 'ton of soil.;
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Re: [Solong] a son of toil

Postby Petsche » Sun Oct 01, 2017 6:33 pm

That's a good one solong.
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