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If you think you are good at riddles, play this game:Praser5

Please, someone try this game.(Not complicated, just text)

If you choose not to play this game I shall still be posting riddles from there:

**Riddle One**

As I contain the waters of the world, so the 7 names are contained. (And they're names, not Names.)

- iodine

- silicon

- radon

- bromine

- thorium

- technetium

- molybdenum

**Riddle Two**

Five shadows I cast, engendered in my image.

- In memoriam: D.C.

- Many faiths: Constantinople

- A bureaucrat's dream: New York City

- Great objections: Paris

- Exists no more: Alexandria

**Riddle Three**

Off with its head!

- I behead a flavorsome seed, and discover the Way.

- I behead an illusion, and discover an illusionist.

- I behead a single bird, and discover a mountain top.

- I behead a sick-house, and discover a savour.

- I betail a shape, and discover a short distance.

- I betail a strip, and discover a bone.

Oh, Yes! There are still more riddles

*Last edited by Agnishom (2013-05-10 21:43:52)*

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Bob

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You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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I am sorry bob. I do not get what you're telling.

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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I guess you are correct, but the game isn't responding back to it.

Maybe I do not know properly about the game

'And fun? If maths is fun, then getting a tooth extraction is fun. A viral infection is fun. Rabies shots are fun.'

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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I have visited the game. So you were hoping that MIF members would give a few answers for you perhaps.

Looking at the way the game is explained, it would seem that a single word is expected. So maybe the L word ?

And this may be a hint for riddle 1:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anahita

I shall happily watch your progress from afar, so do, please, keep me up to date with progress.

Bob

Children are not defined by school ...........The Fonz

You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him find it within himself..........Galileo Galilei

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
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Hi guys

I found that

work for the last sentence of Riddle 3.*Last edited by anonimnystefy (2013-05-12 11:31:09)*

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Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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Thanks but how do you put them into praser 5?

'God exists because Mathematics is consistent, and the devil exists because we cannot prove it'

I'm not crazy, my mother had me tested.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: Harlan's World
- Registered: 2011-05-23
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I have no idea.

Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

The knowledge of some things as a function of age is a delta function.

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