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    Firked does not come from "To Firk," to move swiftly or friskily, but from "Firkin," the 9 gallon barrel. If a ship's cook had provided an entirely unsatisfactory meal, the crew would take a slat from a broken firkin barrel and beat the cook in order to encourage him the improve his ways - So he was firked by the crew.
    A man in possession of a wooden spoon must be in want of a pot to stir.

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    To continue with the game, "firked" reminds me of the saying, "The traditions of Her Majesty's Royal Navy are sodomy, rum, and the lash!"

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    (Good job all that's part of the) past (I hope).
    Who Is Blind?
    The one who is unable to perceive another world.
    Who is dumb?
    The one who cannot speak a kind and loving word at the right moment.
    Who is poor?
    The one who is plagued by too many desires.
    Who is rich?
    The one whose heart is contented.

    Anon.


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    reference?
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    (Reference to: "The traditions of Her Majesty's Royal Navy are sodomy, rum, and the lash!")

    (Reply to your word) Book.
    Who Is Blind?
    The one who is unable to perceive another world.
    Who is dumb?
    The one who cannot speak a kind and loving word at the right moment.
    Who is poor?
    The one who is plagued by too many desires.
    Who is rich?
    The one whose heart is contented.

    Anon.


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    Cat.
    A man in possession of a wooden spoon must be in want of a pot to stir.

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    suit?

    *runs*
    *quickly*
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    zoot (suit)

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    Tie.
    Who Is Blind?
    The one who is unable to perceive another world.
    Who is dumb?
    The one who cannot speak a kind and loving word at the right moment.
    Who is poor?
    The one who is plagued by too many desires.
    Who is rich?
    The one whose heart is contented.

    Anon.


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