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RoseMorninStar wrote: Wed Jun 05, 2024 4:47 pm
Jude wrote: Wed Jun 05, 2024 4:32 pm Regarding today's Strands:
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Does anyone call their kid "Justice"? I recognized all the other names, but I don't remember anyone called Justice.
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There is an actor by that name; Justice Elio Smith. Doing a quick search on Facebook a (very) few came up.
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There is a professional basketball named Justise Winslow (with the "s" not the "c".
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Nice, Rose!

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I had an unusually good day, game-wise. :)
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Wordle 1,083 4/6

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Wordle 1,083 4/6
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Puzzle #361
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Strands #95
“Tidal treasures”
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#waffle867 5/5

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Wordle 1,083 3/6

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Strands #95
“Tidal treasures”
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Apart from a disappointing result in Wordle, it was a good day.
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I consider 3 an average day in wordle, not good/not bad.. and then I remembered who I was responding to.. LOL! :rofl:
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Wordle 1,083 4/6

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Puzzle #361
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Strands #95
“Tidal treasures”
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If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Strands #96
“Sorority signs”
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Well that one was super easy.

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Wordle 1,084 5/6

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Wordle 1,084 4/6
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Puzzle #362
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Strands #96
“Sorority signs”
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Strands was very easy today.
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Wordle 1,084 3/6

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Strands #96
“Sorority signs”
🔵🔵🔵🟡
🔵🔵🔵🔵
If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Wordle 1,085 4/6
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Puzzle #363
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Strands #97
“Beat the heat”
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Wordle 1,085 5/6

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Wordle 1,087 6/6*

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Eeeps!!

Strands #99
“Print edition”
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More eeeps!

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Hidden text.
I didn't think that was an actual English word.
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It's the day of eeps!

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Hidden text.
I also didn't know it was a real English word, but it was the only choice left.
At least Strands wasn't too hard today:

Strands #99
“Print edition”
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And Waffle!
#waffle871 5/5

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Wordle 1,087 4/6
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Strands #99
“Print edition”
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🔵🔵🔵🔵

Connections
Puzzle #365
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Wordle 1,087 5/6

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
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🟩🟩🟩🟩⬜
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Connections
Puzzle #365
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🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟦
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If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Wordle 1,088 5/6

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"Spirits in the shape of hawks and eagles flew ever to and from his halls; and their eyes could see to the depths of the seas, and pierce the hidden caverns beneath the world."
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