[IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

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[IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Fri Nov 30, 2018 2:10 pm

90 minutes was such a short time, given that 90 minutes was such a long time!
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby GalFisk » Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:12 pm

Were they both the same period of 90 minutes? Was it short for one person and long for another? Did one person make another miserable? Happy? Children relevant? TV?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby wolfier » Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:58 pm

Is it about a football (soccer) match? Is it about a movie?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:16 pm

GalFisk

Were they both the same period of 90 minutes? No. Was it short for one person and long for another? Noish. Did one person make another miserable? At one point. Happy? At one point. Children relevant? No. TV? No.


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Is it about a football (soccer) match? No. Is it about a movie? No.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby Balin » Sat Dec 01, 2018 8:39 pm

Did the same person (or people) experience both periods of 90 minutes?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby GalFisk » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:22 pm

Did the same person make another miserable and happy? Was the same person made miserable and happy? Was the misery before the happiness? Was the misery caused intentionaly? The happiness?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:03 pm

Balin

Did the same person (or people) experience both periods of 90 minutes? One person was present for both.


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Did the same person make another miserable and happy? No. Was the same person made miserable and happy? Yope to noish. Was the misery before the happiness? Yes. Was the misery caused intentionaly? Yes. The happiness? Yes.

These questions might lead you off-track, as it is based on a true story, and it's hard to determine which persons were happy and unhappy, when, and to what extent.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby wolfier » Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:07 pm

First the misery, then the happiness, is there any sadness after that?
Is it the same person who experiences misery and happiness, also the person who are present in both of the 90 minute periods?
Do these two 90 minute periods have overlap? If not, are they seconds/minutes/hours/... apart?
Is an event involving birth or death relevant?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Wed Dec 05, 2018 4:41 pm

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First the misery, then the happiness, is there any sadness after that? Most likely--it is hard to determine the emotional state of everyone involved.
Is it the same person who experiences misery and happiness, also the person who are present in both of the 90 minute periods? The same person might have experienced all three, but again, the emotions are hard to determine.
Do these two 90 minute periods have overlap? No. If not, are they seconds/minutes/hours/... apart? Nearly a year.
Is an event involving birth or death relevant? Yes, death.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Thu Dec 06, 2018 6:42 am

Is one of the 90-minute intervals a funeral? Is it the lifespan of someone involved?

The 90 minutes that was a long time, was it a long time to: suffer? Complete something? Wait? Same questions for the short time.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:05 pm

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Is one of the 90-minute intervals a funeral? No. Is it the lifespan of someone involved? No.

The 90 minutes that was a long time, was it a long time to: suffer? No. Complete something? Yes. Wait? Yes.

Same questions for the short time: was it a short time to: suffer? Possibly for one person. Complete something? For one party, yes. Wait? For one person, yes.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby Balin » Fri Dec 07, 2018 8:10 pm

Is inheritance relevant?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Sat Dec 08, 2018 2:23 pm

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Is inheritance relevant? Only indirectly.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Sun Dec 09, 2018 4:52 pm

Was one person waiting for news regarding another person?

Are there two people pertinent to this puzzle? Two to five? More than five?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:09 pm

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Was one person waiting for news regarding another person? Not directly.

Are there two people pertinent to this puzzle? Two to five? More than five? This: about 15 directly, others indirectly.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Fri Dec 14, 2018 7:07 pm

Are the 15 people related to each other? Does somebody die within the course of this puzzle? Before it? After? Is the death of a human relevant at all? The death of another animal? Death as a concept in general?

Is the person who was present for both periods one of the people who was waiting (if that makes sense)? Is organ donation involved? Another medical procedure? A diagnosis? Is one of the people involved here a medical professional?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:07 pm

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Are the 15 people related to each other? Three of them are. Does somebody die within the course of this puzzle? Yes. Before it? After? Is the death of a human relevant at all? Yes. The death of another animal? Death as a concept in general? No to rest.

Is the person who was present for both periods one of the people who was waiting (if that makes sense)? It does, and yes. Is organ donation involved? Another medical procedure? A diagnosis? Is one of the people involved here a medical professional? No to rest.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Sat Dec 15, 2018 10:59 pm

Is the person who dies the one present for both periods? Are they a HAM? Relevant?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Sun Dec 16, 2018 2:12 pm

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Is the person who dies the one present for both periods? No. Are they a HAM? Yope, slight FA. Relevant? A bit, yes.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Thu Dec 20, 2018 12:13 am

Does more ham one person die?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Tue Dec 25, 2018 2:21 pm

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Does more than one person die? Yes--one HAM, one HAF.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Mon Dec 31, 2018 6:26 pm

Are the methods of death relevant? Is either of them accidental? Murder? Suicide?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:08 pm

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Are the methods of death relevant? Yes indeed. Is either of them accidental? Murder? Both are this. Suicide?


************************SHORT RECAP/CLARIFICATION

So, the statement refers to two separate 90-minute periods that occurred nearly a year apart from one another. The first 90 minutes was a long time to complete something and to wait. The second 90 minutes was a short time to complete something and to wait. Only one person was relevantly present for both periods; during the second period, that person was waiting while another party completed something.

This puzzle involves the murders of a man and a woman. It is a true story.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby KayleeArafinwiel » Thu Jan 03, 2019 5:16 pm

Were the 90 minute periods the murders? Was the one relevant person present for both the murderer? An accomplice?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby trebor » Thu Jan 03, 2019 8:12 pm

Did the second victim murder the first one? Murder method relevant? Motive? Love triangle?
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby irishelk » Fri Jan 04, 2019 1:46 pm

KayleeArafinwiel

Were the 90 minute periods the murders? One was. Was the one relevant person present for both the murderer? Possibly. An accomplice? Possibly.


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Did the second victim murder the first one? No. Murder method relevant? No, but it might help. Motive? No--it's unknown. Love triangle? Unlikely.
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Re: [IrishElk] Dante's Inferno

Postby Hobbsicle » Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:23 pm

First 90 minutes: how long it took for the people to die? How long it took for the murderer to kill them? How long it took for the police to arrive? Is a fight relevant? Does this take place inside? Outside? Day? Night? In a relevant country? At a relevant location?

Second 90 minutes: how long the trial lasted? Something else related to the justice process?
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