[trebor] You're the One In a Million

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[trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby trebor » Mon May 18, 2020 2:27 am

Her curiosity quickly became a pain in the neck.
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Postby GalFisk » Mon May 18, 2020 4:35 am

Her: HAF? A cat? A pain in her own neck? A literal pain? In a literal neck? Quickly: instantly? Within seconds? Minutes? Hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? Did she intend for her curiosity to become a pain in the neck? Did others exhibit relevant curiosity? Was she curious about science? People? Events? Society? WAG: was she hanged as a witch? Did she get a disease or injury that involved neck pain?
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby JenBurdoo » Tue May 19, 2020 8:01 pm

Her pain? Someone else's? Multiple people involved? Time period relevant? Location relevant? A profession? Activity? Vehicles relevant? Injury?
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby trebor » Wed May 20, 2020 12:16 am

Galfisk:

Her: HAF? No/Yes/Yes A cat? No. A pain in her own neck? Yes. A literal pain? In a literal neck? Yes to both, but also an inconvenience, if that's the right word. Quickly: instantly? Yes.Within seconds? Minutes? Hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? Did she intend for her curiosity to become a pain in the neck? No. Did others exhibit relevant curiosity? No.Was she curious about science? People? Events? Society? None of these. WAG: was she hanged as a witch? No, but that would be a good one.Did she get a disease or injury that involved neck pain? No, except for the aforementioned neck pain.

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Her pain? Yes. Someone else's? So no. Multiple people involved? No. Time period relevant? No. Location relevant? In a sense.A profession? Activity? Vehicles relevant? No to all. Injury? Her own. A minor one.
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby GalFisk » Wed May 20, 2020 8:55 am

Is she a mammal? Feline? Bovine? Canine? Equine? Did she get stuck? Interact with humans? Did the pain persist for: seconds? Minutes? Hour? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? The rest of her life? Was her life shortened by this? Extended? Was she bitten? Stung? Burned? Blistered? Headbutted? Did she get something stuck around her neck? Such as sixpack rings? A tyre? Fishing line? Some other garbage? A snare? Trap?
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby trebor » Fri May 22, 2020 2:09 am

Is she a mammal? Yes... Feline? Bovine? Canine? ..and yes. Equine? Did she get stuck? Yup! Interact with humans? Nope. Did the pain persist for: seconds? This, I'd say. Minutes? Hour? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? The rest of her life? Was her life shortened by this? Extended? Neither. Was she bitten? Stung? Burned? Blistered? Headbutted? No to all. Did she get something stuck around her neck? That's not quite how I'd put it. Such as sixpack rings? A tyre? Fishing line? Some other garbage? A snare? Trap? Nothing like these.
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby GalFisk » Fri May 22, 2020 5:49 am

Did she interact with another animal? A snake? With something natural? Manmade? Is she a dog? Wolf? Fox? Coyote?
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby trebor » Sat May 23, 2020 1:51 am

Did she interact with another animal? I’d say yes, but DOYD of “interact”. A snake? Not this, though. With something natural? And DOYD of natural.Manmade? Is she a dog? She is indeed. Wolf? Fox? Coyote? No to the rest.
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby GalFisk » Sat May 23, 2020 8:37 am

Did her curiosity make her investigate something? Stick her snout somewhere? Go somewhere? Look at something? Is she a domestic dog? Is she indoors? Outdoors?
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Postby trebor » Sat May 23, 2020 6:53 pm

Did her curiosity make her investigate something? Yes. Stick her snout somewhere? Yes. Go somewhere? Yes. Look at something? Yesish. Is she a domestic dog? Yup. Is she indoors? Outdoors? This.
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby GalFisk » Sun May 24, 2020 10:42 am

Another animal: another dog? Another canine? Mammal? Was the other animal alive? Animal remains relevant? Predators? Roadkill? Was she with a human when she got stuck? Was she wearing a collar? Relevant?
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Postby JenBurdoo » Sun May 24, 2020 6:00 pm

Did she poke her head into a hole of some sort? An opening? A burrow? A fence? Was she following a scent? Another animal?
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Postby trebor » Sun May 24, 2020 6:32 pm

Another animal: another dog? Another canine? Mammal? Yes. Was the other animal alive? And yes. Animal remains relevant? Predators? Roadkill? Was she with a human when she got stuck? Yes. Was she wearing a collar? Relevant? All others no.

Did she poke her head into a hole of some sort?She did. An opening? A burrow? A fence? Was she following a scent? Another animal? Yup.

Close enough, but if you'd like to guess the other animal...
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby GalFisk » Sun May 24, 2020 7:54 pm

Cat? Squirrel? Rat? Rabbit? Hare? An animal smaller than her? Significantly so? Did it run into a hole? And she followed?
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Re: [trebor] You're the One In a Million

Postby trebor » Mon May 25, 2020 6:48 pm

Cat? Squirrel? Squirrel or gopher. Rat? Rabbit? Hare? An animal smaller than her? Significantly so? Did it run into a hole? And she followed? And yes!

$POYLER........................

I figured this would be a quick one, but I should’ve made it a OOATP, even for a first puzzle. The dog in this instance was my Bichon, Millie, who loved chasing gophers in the park near where I grew up. She wasn’t the brightest, however, and once rammed her head into a gopher hole chasing the poor creature, and then had to get my dad’shelp to extricate herself when her head got stuck. He sent my the video or her riffing on the ground with all her might to pull her head out for a few seconds while he laughed and then went to her aid. She was fine, we had a good laugh, and she never stuck her head down a hole like that again.
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