[invisiblemimsy] Ne'er cast a clout till May be out

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[invisiblemimsy] Ne'er cast a clout till May be out

Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:00 am

There is to be an event in May here in Scotland, catering for up to 10,000. I've got the required permission from the landowner and have done some preparation, but I must do more. What is happening in May?
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby Earnest » Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:42 am

10000 = people? Catering up = preparing something to eat? Is it connected to food?

Is it like everybody eating together? Is it something related mostly to food? Is it street food? Is the catering prepared by people? By a professional catering company? Is it like a fair? Does it happen just in May? Are anniversary/recurrences relevant?
Is 10000 an approximative number of participants? The exact number? Is it required a formal invitation to partecipate? Is anyone who partecipate required to do something? Required to bring sonething? Or just local population? Is it considered an attraction for tourists?

Preparation = decorations to your house? Landowner = the owner of the land where the event will take place? The owner of the land where you live? Where someone else lives? Did you contact the landowner for establishing the position of something? Where to put something? How to arrange things?
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 9:47 am

Earnest wrote:10000 = people? No Catering up = preparing something to eat? Yope Is it connected to food?Yope

Is it like everybody eating together? Yope Is it something related mostly to food? No Is it street food? No Is the catering prepared by people? Yope By a professional catering company? NoIs it like a fair? No Does it happen just in May? No Are anniversary/recurrences relevant? No
Is 10000 an approximative number of participants? Yes The exact number? No Is it required a formal invitation to partecipate? No Is anyone who partecipate required to do something? Yope Required to bring sonething? Yope Or just local population? Yope Is it considered an attraction for tourists? No

Preparation = decorations to your house? No Landowner = the owner of the land where the event will take place? Yes The owner of the land where you live? Yes Where someone else lives? Yes Did you contact the landowner for establishing the position of something? Where to put something? How to arrange things? Yes to these but also...
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby GalFisk » Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:53 am

Up to 10000: animals? Viewers? Participants? Inanimate objects? Red balloons? Balloons? Something flying? Mosquitoes?
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:34 pm

GalFisk wrote:Up to 10000: animals? This Viewers? Participants? Yes Inanimate objects? Red balloons? Balloons? Something flying? This Mosquitoes?
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby Earnest » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:40 pm

Well...it is in May...so is it connected to agriculture? Is it connected to the sun? Is it relevant when in May? The 21st? Is it the beginning of the summer? Do you celebrate this event every year? Every May?

Permission = a written permission? Is the permission of the landowner necessary to participate in general? To build up something? Is it necessary for security reasons? Because in that way he could take into account the number of local people partecipating to the event?
Is rhe event taking place on the streets of the city? Are there fireworks? Is it a concert? Relevant?

Does the thing you required the permission for related mostly to: use an object which is banned in that day because there are lots of participant? use a certain mean of transport to go through the streets? Parking? Obtain the permission to put up a ban?
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Re: Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:56 pm

Earnest wrote:Well...it is in May...so is it connected to agriculture? Yes Is it connected to the sun? Yesish Is it relevant when in May? No The 21st? No Is it the beginning of the summer? Yesish Do you celebrate this event every year? No Every May? No

Permission = a written permission? Yes Is the permission of the landowner necessary to participate in general? Yes To build up something? Yesish Is it necessary for security reasons? Noish Because in that way he could take into account the number of local people partecipating to the event? No
Is rhe event taking place on the streets of the city? Are there fireworks? Is it a concert? No to all Relevant? Locatiion is relevant

Does the thing you required the permission for related mostly to: use an object which is banned in that day because there are lots of participant? use a certain mean of transport to go through the streets? Parking? Obtain the permission to put up a ban?No to all
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Postby GalFisk » Thu Feb 01, 2018 3:28 pm

10000: birds? Bats? Insects? Are the animals being fed? Are there 10000 bits of food? Do the animals gather? Are animals released from captivity? Is this done to help the animals? To make the animals do something beneficial? For fun? For the spectacle? Breeding relevant?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 5:45 pm

GalFisk wrote:10000: birds? Bats? Insects? This Are the animals being fed? Not on this occasionAre there 10000 bits of food? No Do the animals gather? Sometimes Are animals released from captivity? Yope Is this done to help the animals? Yes To make the animals do something beneficial? Yes For fun? Partly, though ‘enjoyment’ is a better word For the spectacle? No Breeding relevant?Yes although not specifically on this day.
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Postby GalFisk » Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:17 pm

The beneficial thing: eating stuff? Killing stuff? Attracting stuff? Repelling stuff? Being eaten? Interbreeding with wild insects? Preventing disease? Being pretty?
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Postby Earnest » Thu Feb 01, 2018 6:26 pm

Is the whole thing connected with honey and bees?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:06 pm

GalFisk wrote:The beneficial thing: eating stuff?This, and something else too Killing stuff? Attracting stuff? Repelling stuff? Being eaten? Interbreeding with wild insects? Preventing disease? Being pretty?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:07 pm

Earnest wrote:Is the whole thing connected with honey and bees?YES
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Re: [invisiblemimsy] Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby GalFisk » Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:39 am

Are you putting up bee hive(s) on the land?
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Re: [invisiblemimsy] Ne'er cast a clout till May be out.

Postby invisiblemimsy » Fri Feb 02, 2018 10:34 am

GalFisk wrote:Are you putting up bee hive(s) on the land? YES!


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In May I will be getting a 'Nucleus' of bees - which is a box containing 6 frames of honey, brood, and approximately 10,000 bees. I will be putting them into a hive and they will do their thing. The hive is built and painted and much of the equipment is bought, including a bee suit. I still need to paint a dozen pallets and build a platform, and do a lot more reading, because I am a beginner.

Thanks GalFisk and Earnest for playing - and to Galfisk for the solve ... of my shortest puzzle so far!
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Postby Earnest » Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:08 pm

Nice and good luck!!!
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Fri Feb 02, 2018 4:19 pm

Thanks Earnest!
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