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Offline Voodoo Child

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #728 on: September 10, 2009, 07:14 PM »
My eyes strain by candle light
To read this book of verse
For in the morn I must recite
The words I now rehearse

Next word: stamen
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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #729 on: September 20, 2009, 07:45 PM »
Just wondering if anybody can revive this tread.  I am blank with this word.  Sorry Voo.  Can anyone help me out?

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #730 on: September 20, 2009, 10:26 PM »
Sure Rach. a stamen is the male organ of a flower..
and here's a different word if you prefer..

Next word: primitive

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #731 on: September 23, 2009, 10:40 PM »
back in the olden days
every day was a development
now,
every day a envelopment

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #732 on: October 10, 2009, 02:16 AM »
Dripping from my brow
As I toil in the sun
Behind this horse and plow
Until my work is done

Next word:  cinnamon
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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #733 on: October 18, 2009, 06:12 PM »
smells so sweet as it bakes
makes my eyes water with excitement
it's one of grandma's best cakes
everyone gathers at the table

next word:  what?

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #734 on: October 19, 2009, 07:30 AM »
questions swirling in my head
causing restless nights
giving me a pause to dread
should I turn on the lights.

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consternation

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #735 on: October 21, 2009, 08:21 PM »
i sure am using my dictionary
some of these words are beyond my wit
but i love it anyway
i think a while, write a while, and sit.

next word: turntable

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #736 on: October 22, 2009, 07:41 AM »
round and round the black disc spins
the needle dips and rises
music fills the empty room
happiness comes in.

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incongruity

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #737 on: November 06, 2009, 01:17 PM »
Metal’s a breeze to bend,
Circles degrees depend,
Dog’s fleas don’t bite,
Poem’s made of spite.

Next Word: Spoof

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #738 on: November 06, 2009, 02:45 PM »
Salt in the sugar bowl
Spiders in the bed
Here it is November
I wish April 1st instead.

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Roquefort

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #739 on: December 08, 2009, 08:35 PM »
witt:  can you help me out with your word above...this is me... ???  haha.   ;D

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #740 on: December 09, 2009, 04:49 AM »
witt:  can you help me out with your word above...this is me... ???  haha.   ;D

Roquefort is a pungent French blue cheese -- as in Roquefort dressing!

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Re: Quatrain Riddles
« Reply #741 on: December 12, 2009, 09:46 PM »
from prehistory its legend grew
this cheese of ewe's milk curd
erroneous French call Blu...absurd!
its more well-known those veins bear a greenish ilk

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