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by Clockwork
Fri Aug 03, 2007 9:31 am UTC
Forum: Books
Topic: favorite lines/quotes from books
Replies: 286
Views: 110321

The very first sentence of the book, too. Something like, "For every man stands a thousand ghosts, for that is the number by which the dead outnumber the living." But, despite no less than five minutes Googling, I can't find the exact quote. I thought I had an etext version of it somewher...
by Clockwork
Thu Jun 21, 2007 9:00 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Riddle me This
Replies: 87
Views: 17034

cricket134 wrote:
the maker doesn't want me,
the buyer doesn't need me,
and the user doesn't know he's using me.
what am I?


A coffin?
by Clockwork
Thu Jun 21, 2007 1:05 pm UTC
Forum: Forum Games
Topic: Riddle me This
Replies: 87
Views: 17034

My host thinks I'm an irritation, a bother, a pain. But he can't evict me, so here I will remain. Then one day I'm taken and ranked among my peers. Can you guess just what I am? Is it a pearl? If so, I make you weak at the worst of all times, but in the end I keep you safe. You'll sweat in my prese...
by Clockwork
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:48 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: INTRO THREAD 2.0: INTRODUCE YOURSELF OR PERISH!
Replies: 2548
Views: 326344

Name: Ariel Why you're awesome: I'm a wealth of absolutely trivial knowledge. Why you read xkcd: Some odd writing in a bathroom stall led me here. Newton or Leibniz: Newton. Innie or Outie: Innie. If you were a dead language, which one and why: Ancient Macedonian, because if you're going to be dead,...
by Clockwork
Thu Jun 21, 2007 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: Logic Puzzles
Topic: Funny Farm [solutions discussion]
Replies: 122
Views: 54031

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