Cryptoquote Spoiler – 12/20/10

Greeting card with cats on

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Friendship is a word, the very sight of which in print makes the heart warm.”   — Augustine Birrell

(This must be the guy who started Hallmark greeting cards!  The very sight of this quote leaves me a little cold.  I guess it’s just a little too schmaltzy for me.  On Monday mornings I’m in no mood for schmaltz.  Even with two cups of coffee under my belt.  Follow the golden rule, my friends:  Don’t kill thy neighbor.)   — YUR 🙂


2 Responses to “Cryptoquote Spoiler – 12/20/10”


  1. 1 DudeORama December 20, 2010 at 1:17 pm

    Never heard of Augustine Burrell, and the lack of any Bs or Ls in the quote made the name impossible to decipher.

  2. 2 unclerave December 20, 2010 at 2:33 pm

    I’d never heard of the guy, as well. When I get to a name I’ve never heard of I just run down the letters that haven’t been used yet, and try to employ some deductive reasoning. I figured (with the given letters) the name wouldn’t (likely) start with a “J” or “Q” or “X” or “Z”, and the double at the end of the last name kind of defaulted to “L”. That’s one of the things I really like about solving the cryptoquote. Discovering speakers and writers I’ve never heard of before!

    YUR


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