[Balin] Wash your mouth out (*WITH SOAP*)

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[Balin] Wash your mouth out (*WITH SOAP*)

Postby Balin » Mon Aug 10, 2020 11:24 pm

Why did a girl become angry when her brother handed her soap twice?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby GalFisk » Tue Aug 11, 2020 2:34 pm

Was it the same soap? Was it a bar of soap? A container? Liquid soap? Twice within: seconds? Minutes? Hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? Did she use the soap? Did he? Was the soap ever a gift within the puzzle context? Did he intend to anger her? Are they HA? Age difference relevant? Brother: another child of the same parents? Were they living with their parents when it happened? Relevant?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:10 pm

Was it the same soap? No Was it a bar of soap? Yope A container? Liquid soap? Neither Twice within: seconds? Minutes? This Hours? Days? Weeks? Months? Years? Did she use the soap? No Did he? No Was the soap ever a gift within the puzzle context? For svv of "gift" Did he intend to anger her? Yes/Yope Are they HA? Assume HC or HT Age difference relevant? No Brother: another child of the same parents? Yes Were they living with their parents when it happened? Assume so Relevant? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby GalFisk » Thu Aug 13, 2020 8:29 pm

Was it a former bar of soap? Some other form of solid soap? Was it the same type of soap both times? Was it soap for a specific purpose? Did she feel insulted? Belittled? Embarrassed? Misunderstood? Teased?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Thu Aug 13, 2020 9:13 pm

Was it a former bar of soap? Yes, it was pieces of a bar of soap Some other form of solid soap? See prev Was it the same type of soap both times? See prev Was it soap for a specific purpose? Don't quite understand the question Did she feel insulted? Belittled? Embarrassed? Probably this Misunderstood? Teased? And this
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby GalFisk » Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:02 pm

Hand soap? Shower soap? Spot remover soap? Anything that specific? Did she make the pieces? Did he? Size of the pieces relevant? Shape? How they became pieces? Were they pieces of the same bar? Did whe intend to add water to soap? Carve it? Melt it? Do art? Crafts? Clean something? Herself? Were the pieces already arts or crafts? That she'd made? Adn then he gave them to her when she wanted soap to be used up?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:47 pm

Hand soap? Shower soap? Spot remover soap? Irrel Anything that specific? Irrel Did she make the pieces? Did he? This Size of the pieces relevant? Yes Shape? Yes How they became pieces? Yes Were they pieces of the same bar? Assume so Did she intend to add water to soap? Carve it? Melt it? Do art? Crafts? Clean something? Herself? No to all Were the pieces already arts or crafts? No That she'd made? No Adn then he gave them to her when she wanted soap to be used up? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby biograd » Fri Aug 14, 2020 6:01 am

Was she angry because he gave her soap pieces in a certain shape? or because he broke a bar of soap into pieces?

Did he pretend the soap was something else? act as though she was the one who had broken the soap into pieces? give her the soap when she was in fact asking for something else?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Sat Aug 15, 2020 1:15 pm

Was she angry because he gave her soap pieces in a certain shape? Yes or because he broke a bar of soap into pieces?

Did he pretend the soap was something else? Yes act as though she was the one who had broken the soap into pieces? give her the soap when she was in fact asking for something else? Yes
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby GalFisk » Mon Aug 17, 2020 6:58 am

When he gave the first piece, did she want soap? Was she amused? Annoyed? Did he shape the pieces just before giving them to her? Was he making art using the soap? Playing around with it?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Wed Aug 19, 2020 12:36 am

When he gave the first piece, did she want soap? No Was she amused? Annoyed? Most likely Did he shape the pieces just before giving them to her? Yes Was he making art using the soap? No Playing around with it? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby CoffeeBean » Wed Aug 19, 2020 3:58 pm

Did she ask him to hand something to her? Something specific? A list of things?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Zanreo » Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:03 pm

Did she ask for candy/snacks/other food, and her brother pretended the soap pieces were this? And then she bit into them and realized what it really was?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:22 am

Did she ask him to hand something to her? Yes Something specific? Yes A list of things? No

Did she ask for candy/snacks/other food, and her brother pretended the soap pieces were this? Yes And then she bit into them and realized what it really was? Yes!

Almost fully there. The only key component missing involves the "twice."
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Zanreo » Mon Aug 24, 2020 7:38 am

When he handed her the soap the second time, did he say something? Something like "want some more"?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:04 pm

When he handed her the soap the second time, did he say something? Yes Something like "want some more"? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby GalFisk » Mon Aug 31, 2020 8:25 pm

Did she bite into the soap the first time? Did he try to make her angry the first time? Did she understand that it was soap the first time? Did she bite into it the first time? Was she angry that it was soap? That she got fooled?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby JenBurdoo » Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:49 pm

Anything to do with the punishment of washing one's mouth out with soap?

Did she ask him to pass her food, he handed her soap shaped like food, she answered, "Not that kind," and he then passed her a regular soap bar instead of actual food?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Tue Sep 08, 2020 12:01 am

Did she bite into the soap the first time? Yes Did he try to make her angry the first time? Not necessarily "angry," but Yes Did she understand that it was soap the first time? No Did she bite into it the first time? Assume so Was she angry that it was soap? Yes That she got fooled? Yes

Anything to do with the punishment of washing one's mouth out with soap? No

Did she ask him to pass her food, he handed her soap shaped like food, she answered, "Not that kind," and he then passed her a regular soap bar instead of actual food? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:42 pm

RECAP:
The brother is pranking the sister, pretending the soap is chewing gum and giving it to her when she asks for gum.
The only part missing is "why twice?"
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby AlbatrossLover » Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:05 am

Was the soap also shaped like bubblegum the second time he gave it to her? Did he say something like "here, wash your mouth" and hand her a bar of soap after her initial disgusted reaction?
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:06 am

Was the soap also shaped like bubblegum the second time he gave it to her? Yes Did he say something like "here, wash your mouth" and hand her a bar of soap after her initial disgusted reaction? No
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Re: [Balin] Wash your mouth out

Postby Balin » Thu Oct 01, 2020 1:36 am

Have a few new puzzles I'd like to get up, and mine are slogging, so I'll let this one go.

****SPOILER****

The boy carved soap into the shape of a stick of gum, put it in a gum wrapper, and gave it to his sister as a prank. When she spat it out, the boy apologizes and offered her a real stick of gum as an apology... only that one was also soap, and she fell for it.
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