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« Reply #350 on: April 26, 2010, 12:52:36 am »
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     I should have assumed that would happen & moved my units into position. Oh well, enough is enough, eh? I hate unforced draws, but I would deign to accept a draw if the alternative is my elimination. Wink

I don't know what you're surprised about.  I should've ordered Holland-Kiel, though.

     I figured that was going to happen, but I didn't bother to do anything about that...insulting oneself is not against the TOS, right? Tongue

I'm seriously tempted to put that phrase in my sig.
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« Reply #351 on: April 26, 2010, 12:56:15 am »
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     I should have assumed that would happen & moved my units into position. Oh well, enough is enough, eh? I hate unforced draws, but I would deign to accept a draw if the alternative is my elimination. Wink

I don't know what you're surprised about.  I should've ordered Holland-Kiel, though.

     I figured that was going to happen, but I didn't bother to do anything about that...insulting oneself is not against the TOS, right? Tongue

I'm seriously tempted to put that phrase in my sig.

     Go ahead. I have no issue with people commemorating the crazy things I say.
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« Reply #352 on: April 26, 2010, 03:39:46 am »
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Smiley I'd like to propose a draw again.
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« Reply #353 on: April 26, 2010, 03:57:42 am »
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     I accept.
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« Reply #354 on: April 26, 2010, 11:43:43 am »
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Now Mikado should refuse. Then Jas next turn.

Commemorating Aussie Veterans? 1914 turn? That reminds me of that beautiful song...
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« Reply #355 on: April 28, 2010, 01:57:55 am »
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I accept as well.  Good game, gentlemen and Lewis Trondheim.
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« Reply #356 on: April 28, 2010, 03:28:05 am »
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Grin Good game guys.

And many thanks to Smid (and muon) for all the effort!
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« Reply #357 on: April 28, 2010, 03:49:01 am »
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I accept as well.  Good game, gentlemen and Lewis Trondheim.

Are you implying that I am not a gentleman!?

This calls for a duel. With blunt scissors. You may pick the time and place, sir.
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« Reply #358 on: April 28, 2010, 02:47:25 pm »
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     For the record, that will likely be the last game I play on this forum. My attitude towards playing just doesn't allow me to have any fun if a draw is going to just be called at any arbitrary point.
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« Reply #359 on: April 28, 2010, 03:05:25 pm »
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I accept as well.  Good game, gentlemen and Lewis Trondheim.

Are you implying that I am not a gentleman!?

This calls for a duel. With blunt scissors. You may pick the time and place, sir.

Obviously you aren't a gentleman if you've already forgotten the code duello.  The challenged gets to pick the weapons, sir.
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It is very advisable to examine and dissect the men of science for once, since they for their part are quite accustomed to laying bold hands on everything in the world, even the most venerable things, and taking them to pieces.

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« Reply #360 on: April 28, 2010, 03:43:32 pm »
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I accept as well.  Good game, gentlemen and Lewis Trondheim.

Are you implying that I am not a gentleman!?

This calls for a duel. With blunt scissors. You may pick the time and place, sir.

Obviously you aren't a gentleman if you've already forgotten the code duello.  The challenged gets to pick the weapons, sir.
Not in this case because as you rightly point out, I'm Working Class.
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« Reply #361 on: April 28, 2010, 04:22:35 pm »
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In light of my recently-discovered aversion to blunt trauma wounds in the shape of safety scissors, I have to withdraw my remark.  Lewis Trondheim, or should I say Herr Trondheim, is indeed as much of a gentleman as any man on this site.
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« Reply #362 on: April 28, 2010, 08:53:00 pm »
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Cheers for the game, guys!

I'll sound out players for another game - assuming there are enough players, we'll probably start in a couple of weeks.
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« Reply #363 on: April 28, 2010, 09:15:08 pm »
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I can play
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« Reply #364 on: April 29, 2010, 11:39:28 pm »
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Good game everyone.

     For the record, that will likely be the last game I play on this forum. My attitude towards playing just doesn't allow me to have any fun if a draw is going to just be called at any arbitrary point.

I'm sorry hear that. Draws are actually a major part of the game and the first page of the rules states "players can end the game by agreement before a winner is determined. In this case, all players who have pieces on the board share equally in the draw." There is quite a lot of literature not just on stalemates that cannot be broken, but also on minimum requirements for one power to prevent a win by concerted effort of the other players. Playing to win includes preventing the other powers from forcing a draw.
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« Reply #365 on: April 30, 2010, 03:17:03 am »
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Lewis Trondheim, or should I say Herr Trondheim, is indeed as much of a gentleman as any man on this site.
That's ... not much of one.
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« Reply #366 on: June 07, 2010, 03:14:42 am »
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Just went over this.

I've never seen a Turkish fleet so far north!
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