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Curse of Garra


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#1 momo0041

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Posted 17 November 2007 - 12:35 PM

Garra is an oasis in the Libyan desert. It was cursed more than 500 years ago by Abdel Sayed. The curse was that no more than 40 men would be alive in Garra.

Let us take an imaginary Garra with the same curse. The rules are altered slightly, so that when there is a shortage of men, more boys are born to take their place. Now tell me- if foreigners visited our Garra or the real one, would the population decrease?

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#2 bonanova

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Posted 17 November 2007 - 03:06 PM

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Posted 19 November 2007 - 05:27 PM

good point...except population is determined by where someone lives not by where someone visits. and the curse is no more than 40 men LIVING. not being alove. and the soldiers that were stationed there were technically living there in "homes."
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