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Old 7th April 2008, 15:34   #31
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As I was going to St. Ives,
I met a man with seven wives.
Each wife had seven cats,
Each cat had seven kits,
How many were there, going to St. Ives?

I may have missed out a line or two, but hey! probably haven't heard this for over forty years --- and it would make not make a difference to the answer, anyway
I think the answer to this was 1, cause it says I was going to St.Ives and takes under assumption that the man and his wives et al are coming down the other side, i.e. from St.Ives
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ASK SHRIVZ...............NOTTTTTTTTTTTTTTT!

Shrivz can barely reduce; asking him to multiply is a Sin. He'll have kittens just looking at the riddle.

Before you ask Shrivz to multiply, he needs to have a wife or girlfriend.

The kittens or babies or whatever, depending on what mammal the said multiplication is carried out with will come later.

Note to SHrivz: PLease dont kill me.
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I think the answer to this was 1, cause it says I was going to St.Ives and takes under assumption that the man and his wives et al are coming down the other side, i.e. from St.Ives
Correct.

But at the age I was when I first heard it many of us got it wrong!
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Old 7th April 2008, 23:43   #34
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Correct.

But at the age I was when I first heard it many of us got it wrong!
I know, it is the same here, and some grown ups still get puzzled by it... all keep counting the people they meet, but none are going down the same side
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A crime has been committed A life has been taken The name address and personal information are known by police However this person shall never go to trial or jail Why?



And no it's not a politician or some rich kid
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coz this guy has commited a suicide and is dead - so no trial or jail!
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coz this guy has commited a suicide and is dead - so no trial or jail!
Go back to work !!!
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so, i presume you were able to open the excel?
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whatcanthisbe: Suicide committed!!
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Today's Q

A crime has been committed A life has been taken The name address and personal information are known by police However this person shall never go to trial or jail Why?

The original answer was Suicide.
But I wonder whatcanthisbe
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Maybe a fly has been murdered.
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What are the 7 girls upto, and what do they plan to do with so many cats, Why did they take the bus ? where are they going, ..do i smell a rat here ? but then how are they going to feed one rat to so many cats, and what are girls the going to eat ??.......baah this mystery is getting on to me..
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the ans yesterday was it was a suicide ....
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Today's Q



Why are 2007 pennies worth more than 2006 pennies?
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Why are 2007 pennies worth more than 2006 pennies?
It's a penny more, not a penny less
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