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#11 t_mo

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 02:40 AM

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#12 plainglazed

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 03:05 AM

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hey t_mo - that's it! was worried about this one. felt I had to make these couplets a little less definitive or once the theme came out they would be too easy. wasn't sure I had left enough there to get this one. can I ask which you got first?

So #1 would be

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I seem to have missed the add ons at the end. Oops.

hey Thalia - right on, well done!

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not that

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oh, that's clever but not the answer you'll need in the end.

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not it, the first one makes a stronger case but think in total there's a better fit.
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Posted 18 August 2010 - 05:55 AM

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#14 LJayden

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 07:04 AM

Spoiler for takin a shot

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#15 plainglazed

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 10:34 AM

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oh no, another very sharp guess. cant quite justify the second half of the second line (the loss bit) imo. again, great guess.

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hey hey LJ - not what I have in mind for this one but certainly see where you're coming from. Good thoughts, both.
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#16 Dej Mar

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 12:30 PM

From a long lost friend I've pirated the lot
So now for top marks, this you must spot

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#17 Dej Mar

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 01:00 PM

Spoiler for #5 & #6?

Edited by Dej Mar, 18 August 2010 - 01:05 PM.

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 01:27 PM

Spoiler for Not it for #8, as it works only somewhat for half the clue

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Posted 18 August 2010 - 03:09 PM

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Hey Dej Mar - funny, a great fit, but there was no intended 9th couplet with an answer similar in theme to the eight. the ninth is meant as a clue to a puzzle involving the eight answers resulting in a "final answer". the long lost friend I can now say refers to MrsP, a cohort here who's riddles often had answers like my theme for the eight couplets. if you care to, check out Unexpected Returns (my favorite) or any of the other links in the OP to get a better idea of the format of this one.

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'fraid not what I'm after for this one

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yeah, not it but get what you mean.
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Posted 18 August 2010 - 04:21 PM

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