[Doriana] Always listen to your mother

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[Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:27 pm

If Felix (H/A/M) had listened to his mother, his boss (H/A/F) could have saved a few bucks.

Based on a true story with elements FMOI.
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby GalFisk » Thu Mar 09, 2017 5:54 pm

Saved: not lost? Not spent? Put aside?
Boss' personal money? Work-related money?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:03 pm

Saved: not lost? Not spent? This Put aside?
Boss' personal money? This, although the money might have been reimbursed later Work-related money?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Grip » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:16 pm

Did Felix give his boss advice? that she followed?

Is Felix related to his boss (and can we call her Grace?)

Did Felix's boss buy something? that didn't work?

Is where the workplace is and the type of work relevant?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:22 pm

Did Felix give his boss advice? that she followed? No to both

Is Felix related to his boss (and can we call her Grace?) No, not related, and yes, Grace is fine

Did Felix's boss buy something? Yesish that didn't work? No

Is where the workplace is and the type of work relevant? Yope to both. Assume an office in an urban area.
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Grip » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:29 pm

Grace - yesish to buying...did she not buy a product but pay for a service instead? invest in something? invest in stocks?

Did Felix do something and Grace decided to do the same thing?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:30 pm

Grace - yesish to buying...did she not buy a product but pay for a service instead? Correct invest in something? invest in stocks? No to rest

Did Felix do something and Grace decided to do the same thing? No
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Grip » Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:39 pm

Did Felix have this same service? and talked about how great or bad it was? to Grace?

Is Felix's specific job relevant? did something Felix do in the course of his duties related to Grace paying for the service? was the service she paid for related to the business/office? or was it more a personal service? did Felix screw up at work and thus the service was required?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Thu Mar 09, 2017 9:16 pm

Did Felix have this same service? Yes (it is a very common service), but irrel and talked about how great or bad it was? to Grace? No to rest

Is Felix's specific job relevant? No did something Felix do in the course of his duties related to Grace paying for the service? No was the service she paid for related to the business/office? More this or was it more a personal service? But also a bit of this did Felix screw up at work and thus the service was required? No
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby LemonCurry » Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:14 am

Did Grace send Felix to a training course?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Fri Mar 10, 2017 8:43 am

Did Grace send Felix to a training course? No
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Sun Mar 12, 2017 7:52 pm

HINT: Grace spent around $ 10 for the service
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:38 pm

Does the service affect personal appearance? Clothing? Transportation? Is it food-related?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby kalira » Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:50 pm

Could Felix's father conceivably have given him the same advice? Could his boss have saved money if the boss were male instead of female? Would a male boss have saved a different amount of money? Could the same situation have happened if Felix were female?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:55 pm

Does the service affect personal appearance? Clothing? Transportation? This Is it food-related?

Could Felix's father conceivably have given him the same advice? Yes Could his boss have saved money if the boss were male instead of female? Yes Would a male boss have saved a different amount of money? No Could the same situation have happened if Felix were female? Yes
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Fri Mar 17, 2017 3:34 am

Type of transportation: Taxi? Bus? Train? Plane? Boat? Was it related to her own car?
If Felix had listened, would she have gotten different means of transportation?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Fri Mar 17, 2017 5:24 am

Type of transportation: Taxi? This Bus? Train? Plane? Boat? Was it related to her own car? No
If Felix had listened, would she have gotten different means of transportation? Yes
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:24 am

Would Felix have given her a ride? Otherwise directly provided her with transportation? Did he make a mistake that caused her to have to get a taxi? Was she planning on something else? If so, driving a car? Riding in someone else's car? Train? Bus? Plane? Walking?
Would she have not needed transportation at all?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:26 pm

Would Felix have given her a ride? No Otherwise directly provided her with transportation? No Did he make a mistake that caused her to have to get a taxi? I wouldn't call it a mistake, but OTRT Was she planning on something else? Yes If so, driving a car? Riding in someone else's car? Train? Bus? Plane? Walking? This
Would she have not needed transportation at all? Correct, because she would have walked. But even without Felix' non-mistake, she would have had places to go.

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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:08 pm

She would have walked but didn't because...
It wouldn't have been safe? It wouldn't have been comfortable? She wouldn't have known where to go? She was missing something?

Would he have walked with her? Given her something? Was whatever he neglected to do part of his job? A courtesy of some kind? Related to preparedness?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:12 pm

She would have walked but didn't because...
It wouldn't have been safe? No It wouldn't have been comfortable? Yes She wouldn't have known where to go? No She was missing something? Yesish, explore

Would he have walked with her? No Given her something? Yes Was whatever he neglected to do part of his job? No A courtesy of some kind? Yesish Related to preparedness? Yes

Another good round of questions, we're getting there :)
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:44 pm

Is it raining? Does she need an umbrella?
Is it cold? Does she need a coat?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:06 pm

Is it raining? Does she need an umbrella? YES to both
Is it cold? Does she need a coat? No to both
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Hobbsicle » Tue Mar 21, 2017 5:12 pm

So his mother told him to keep an umbrella with him?
And if he had, he would have been able to offer it to her?
But since he did not, she took a taxi to keep out of the rain?
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Re: [Doriana] Always listen to your mother

Postby Doriana » Tue Mar 21, 2017 6:46 pm

So his mother told him to keep an umbrella with him?
And if he had, he would have been able to offer it to her?
But since he did not, she took a taxi to keep out of the rain?

YES to all and time for the

********SPOILER********

Felix's mother has repeatedly told him to always have an umbrella with him, but he never does. One rainy day, his boss knocked on his office door and asked him if she could borrow an umbrella because she was on her way to a meeting. Felix, of course, didn't have one, and his boss took a taxi instead of walking there.

(Felix is Doriana in disguise, but I do not know if my boss actually ended up taking a taxi.)


Well played, Hobbsicle, GalFisk, LemonCurry et al.! :)
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