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Re: Saving lives [Re: LukeJavan8] #222239
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Instinct can be very useful indeed, but it tends to ignore consequences. (12)

Re: Topsy-turvy [Re: Tromboniator] #222241
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Consequences could precede their causes if time travel into the past were possible. (13)

Re: Why it went wrong [Re: A C Bowden] #222298
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Possible reasons for the failure of the space mission were discussed by rocket engineers. (14)

Re: Ingenious designers [Re: A C Bowden] #222356
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Engineers in Victorian Britain devised many innovative structures that were the envy of other nations. (15)

- - - nations meet [Re: A C Bowden] #222359
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Nations from around the world were meeting at the United Nations
building in New York City.(16)


----please, draw me a sheep----
Local news [Re: LukeJavan8] #222361
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City council members decided last week not to ban the use of motor vehicles on Bishop's Beach. (17)

Re: Coastal feature [Re: Tromboniator] #222377
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Beach huts are a common sight in many British seaside resorts, although I myself consider them uncomfortably small. (18)

Everything is relative [Re: A C Bowden] #222379
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"Small" is in the eye of the beholder; compared to a foxhole, a tent is as spacious as heaven. (19)

Re: Keeping within bounds [Re: wofahulicodoc] #222391
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Heaven knows how complex and incomprehensible these sentences would become if there were no limit on their length at all. (20)

Back to 2 words...

It's arbitrary, but let's try to play by the Roolz [Re: A C Bowden] #222397
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...Is that a jump back to 2 or are we going through 19->18->17->etc along the way?

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