puzzle


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puzzle

a toy, game, or question presenting a problem that requires skill or ingenuity for its solution
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"Well," said Dorothy, "there used to be a picture puzzle craze in Kansas, and so I've had some 'sperience matching puzzles.
Were I not a really good puzzle, there would be no object in my scattering myself."
She proved an easier puzzle than old Larry, and when she was completed they found her a pleasant old lady who welcomed them cordially.
"Never; for we are no puzzles to ourselves, and so there wouldn't be any fun in it."
"That's another one of his puzzles, I guess, because nobody knows what a spirit looks like."
I found myself wondering what she had meant by this and that; I did not see that when she began to puzzle me she was already lost to me.
This puzzle has done me more harm than the loss of her.
The puzzle was actually a part of a time capsule which wasn't meant to be opened for another 35 years - as that was the amount of time estimated to crack the puzzle, Wired reported.
The following pages contain five puzzles. The first four are Sudoku puzzles which use letters instead of numbers.
Just try to walk by an unfinished jigsaw puzzle without stopping.
Timothy Parker's new game syndicate will include direct-to-consumer puzzles - and all-new free puzzles for newspapers and online sites.