Monthly Archives: June 2019

The Coded Prize

As Jill swung through the door of the Blue Swan café one busy Saturday afternoon, she saw Jack sitting at a window table staring intently at his mobile phone, nervously sipping a coffee. “What’s so fascinating on your phone, Jack? … Continue reading

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The Granddaughter’s Age

Two grandfathers sat discussing their families on a bench under an olive tree. “How old is your granddaughter Rachel, Moishe?” asked Benny. “Well, I’m twelve times older than Rachel.” “How about some more info, Moishe.” “Well, her mother, Sarah, is … Continue reading

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The Swimming Pools

One sunny Saturday afternoon, Melvyn, Sam and Bart were sitting around a parasol table enjoying some drinks by the swimming pool at the Sasquatch Hills country club, discussing the merits of their own swimming pool pumps. “I know we all … Continue reading

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The Birthday Survey

Speedy Surveys Inc. one afternoon sent five surveyors to carry out a statistical study on matching birth data from a base point In the walking street of Mapletown. The surveyor would ask a random person to give their first name, … Continue reading

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