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#26 2022-06-18 19:55:36

Bob
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Re: Library of Babel

It's a cryptic clue.  Do you know who Mycroft is?

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#27 2022-06-27 01:51:42

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Re: Library of Babel

Mycroft?  You mean Sherlock's brother,  who was the smarter of the two,  but too lazy to do anything?


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#28 2022-06-27 21:30:54

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Re: Library of Babel

I'm not sure my brother would be happy to be described as lazy smile

Mycroft did his analysis sitting in an armchair.  Physically not much but mentally a tour de force.

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
Sometimes I deliberately make mistakes, just to test you!  …………….Bob smile

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#29 2022-06-30 09:24:03

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Re: Library of Babel

Bob Administrator  Registered: 2010-06-20 Posts: 9,444 Email

You it is serious?

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#30 2022-07-01 20:03:37

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Re: Library of Babel

hi Hipt

This site is "Maths Is Fun".  So the field is wide open.

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
Sometimes I deliberately make mistakes, just to test you!  …………….Bob smile

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