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[Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Balin » Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:57 pm

Why did the reveler swallow laundry detergent?

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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Earnest » Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:19 am

Reveler = HAM? HAF? Someone who was celebrating? If so relevant what he was celebrating? Was him at a party? Wedding? Laundry? In a building? On the street? Magic tricks relevant? Shows? was he/she drunk? Did he swallow it voluntarily? Did it hurt him/her?


Was the detergent = a liquid? Dust? A pill? Was it evident that it was detergent? Was it in the right place? Did someone swallow it previously? Was someone looking at him when he swallow it? Did he want to throw up? Did he swallow a huge amount of it? Just a little? Did he mix it up with something else?

Did the relever want to exhibit? Make a point? Have fun? Eat something?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Balin » Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:49 pm

Reveler = HAM? HAF? H/C/M Someone who was celebrating? Yes If so relevant what he was celebrating? Yes
Was him at a party? Wedding? Laundry? No to these In a building? Yes On the street? No
Magic tricks relevant? Shows? Neither
was he/she drunk? No Did he swallow it voluntarily? Yes Did it hurt him/her? Yes (but no one dies in this puzzle, don't worry)

Was the detergent = a liquid? This Dust? A pill? Was it evident that it was detergent? Yes Was it in the right place? Yes Did someone swallow it previously? No Was someone looking at him when he swallow it? No Did he want to throw up? Not before drinking it
Did he swallow a huge amount of it? Just a little? DOYD of "huge" or "little." I'll say more than a spoonful, less than a bottle Did he mix it up with something else? No

Did the relever want to exhibit? Make a point? Have fun? This Eat something?
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Postby trebor » Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:13 pm

Was he celebrating a birthday? A good report card? A sports victory? An accomplishment?
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Postby Earnest » Fri Apr 19, 2019 1:31 pm

Did he want to imitate a relevant charachter of a cartoon? Someone else? Was it evudent to the child that it was detergent? Was his mother in the nearby? Did she see him drinking? Did he stop him immediately? Relevant?

Did someone challenged him? Ask him to swallow it? Relevant what kind of detergent was? Its color? Did he want to acquire superpowers (xD)? Did he think it would have cleaned up his mouth? Something in his stomach?
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Postby invisiblemimsy » Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:46 pm

Did HE know it was laundry detergent? Or did he mistake it for something else? If so, relevant what he thought it was? Did he know what the result would be? Did he expect it to do something else? E.g. give him some advantage, change the colour of his skin? Did he want attention? How old was he (list of numbers)? Celebration = birthday, funeral, wedding, new job, exam result, birth, death, new house? His or someone else's, relevant who?

Did he do it for attention? To divert attention from something/someone else? To prevent something from happening?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Balin » Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:32 pm

Was he celebrating a birthday? A good report card? A sports victory? An accomplishment? None of these

Did he want to imitate a relevant charachter of a cartoon? No Someone else? No Was it evudent to the child that it was detergent? Yes Was his mother in the nearby? Assume not in eyesight Did she see him drinking? No Did he stop him immediately? No Relevant? No

Did someone challenged him? No Ask him to swallow it? No Relevant what kind of detergent was? Yes Its color? No Did he want to acquire superpowers (xD)? No Did he think it would have cleaned up his mouth? No Something in his stomach? No

Did HE know it was laundry detergent? Yes did he mistake it for something else? No If so, relevant what he thought it was?
Did he know what the result would be? No Did he expect it to do something else? No E.g. give him some advantage, change the colour of his skin? No Did he want attention? No How old was he (list of numbers)? Assume around 5 or 6
Celebration = birthday, funeral, wedding, new job, exam result, birth, death, new house? None of these His or someone else's, relevant who? See prev

Did he do it for attention? No To divert attention from something/someone else? No To prevent something from happening? No
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Postby Earnest » Sat Apr 20, 2019 11:02 am

Celebration of something related to him? Related to someone relevant? To an event? Was the celebration opened to public? Did it conern house cleaning? Cleaning in general?

Was the detergent for clothing? For cleaning houses? For washing machines? For appliances? Did he think that drinking the detergent would be beneficial for him? If so beneficial in medical terms? Did he want to swallow it? To split it somewhere?

Relevant where he found the detergent? Were there other detergents? If so relevant the reason why he took specifically that one? Did he see someone else swallowing the detergent before? Something looking like it?
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Postby Balin » Sun Apr 21, 2019 1:34 am

Celebration of something related to him? No Related to someone relevant? No To an event? Yes (with some svv of "event") Was the celebration opened to public? Anyone can celebrate this Did it conern house cleaning? No Cleaning in general? No

Was the detergent for clothing? This For cleaning houses? For washing machines? This For appliances? Did he think that drinking the detergent would be beneficial for him? Yes If so beneficial in medical terms? No Did he want to swallow it? Yes To split it somewhere? No

Relevant where he found the detergent? No Were there other detergents? Assume No If so relevant the reason why he took specifically that one? But still Yes Did he see someone else swallowing the detergent before? No Something looking like it? No
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby raevenclaw » Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:43 am

did he swallow something else as well as the detergent? if so, before? after?
is the precise brand of detergent relevant? or just that it was laundry detergent?
did he know that laundry detergent was for cleaning clothes? did he expect swallowing the detergent to clean clothes in some way?
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Postby GalFisk » Sun Apr 21, 2019 5:33 am

Properties of the detergent relevant? Such as odor? Cleaning power? Such as stain-removing? Color-improving? Non-allergenic? Did he want it to affect a certain part of the body? Did he want his farts to smell nicer?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby trebor » Mon Apr 22, 2019 11:20 am

Tide pod challenge relevant? Is the brand Tide? Arm and Hammer? Cheer? Gain? Persil? Purex? Snuggle? All? Shout? AJax?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Balin » Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:36 pm

did he swallow something else as well as the detergent? No if so, before? after?
is the precise brand of detergent relevant? Yes, see below or just that it was laundry detergent?
did he know that laundry detergent was for cleaning clothes? Assume so, Yes did he expect swallowing the detergent to clean clothes in some way? No

Properties of the detergent relevant? No Such as odor? Cleaning power? Such as stain-removing? Color-improving? Non-allergenic?
Did he want it to affect a certain part of the body? No Did he want his farts to smell nicer? No, but this answer made me crack up

Tide pod challenge relevant? No
Is the brand Tide? Arm and Hammer? Cheer? This Gain? Persil? Purex? Snuggle? All? Shout? AJax?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby trebor » Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:47 pm

Perhaps it was a festive time and people were saying he should be full of cheer?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Earnest » Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:12 am

Bubbles with the mouth relevant?
Cheer as a brand of detergents relevant? Toasts and cheers relevant? Was him the only one drinking something in general?
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt

Postby Balin » Wed Apr 24, 2019 10:10 pm

Perhaps it was a festive time and people were saying he should be full of cheer? Bingo.

****SPOILER****

It was Christmastime, and the child heard the song "A Holly Jolly Christmas." One of the lyrics is "have a cup of cheer." So he did.
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Re: [Balin] We have no more salt (*CHEERED UP*)

Postby trebor » Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:40 pm

Ha ha ha!
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