Off topic: Swiss/Swedish witch witchery
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Mats Wiman  Identity Verified
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Oct 1, 2005

Three witches watch three Swatch watches.
Which witch watches which Swatch watch?

Advanced level: (NB: Might be considered offensive!):

Three switched witches watch three Swatch watch switches.
Which switched witch watches which Swatch watch switch?



[Edited at 2005-10-01 10:05]


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Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
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Longer version Oct 1, 2005

As Swatch is a Swiss company, and the witches are presumably Swiss as well, you could say:

Three switched Swiss witches watch three Swatch Swiss watch switches.
Which switched Swiss witch watches which Swatch Swiss watch switch?


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Isabel Hohneck
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...and that with only 4 hrs of sleep.... Oct 1, 2005

Three Swatch watch switching witches watched switched Swatch watch witches switch Swatch watches with Swatch watch switching witches.
Which switched Swatch watch switching witches switched Swatch watches with Swatch watch switching witches?


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Hurray! Anybody else? Oct 1, 2005



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Combined version Oct 1, 2005

So combining Isabel's version with mine, we have:

Three Swiss Swatch watch switching Swiss witches watched switched Swiss Swatch watch Swiss witches switch Swiss Swatch watches with Swiss Swatch watch switching Swiss witches.
Which switched Swiss Swatch watch switching Swiss witches switched Swiss Swatch watches with Swiss Swatch watch switching Swiss witches?


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Isabel Hohneck
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One more..... :-) Oct 2, 2005

Three witch-switched Swatch switch-watches watched switched Swatch switch-watch witches switch switched witch Swatch switch-watches with switched Swatch switch-watch witches, which watched switched witch-switched witch Swatch switch-watches switch switched Swatch switch-watch switch-witches switching switched witch-switched Swatch switch-watches with switched Swatch switch-watch switching witches.

Which witch-switched Swatch switch-watches watched switched Swatch switch-watch witches switch switched witch Swatch switch-watches with switched Swatch switch-watch witches, which watched switched witch-switched witch Swatch switch-watches switch switched Swatch switch-watch switch-witches switching switched witch-switched Swatch switch-watches with switched Swatch switch-watch switching witches.


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Hans G. Liepert  Identity Verified
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Warning Oct 2, 2005

Isabel Hohneck wrote:

Three witch-switched Swatch switch-watches watched switched Swatch switch-watch witches switch switched witch Swatch switch-...


You may incur enormous damage to the Swiss watch industry - who will ever buy a Switch Swatch?


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Isabel Hohneck
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...nothing wrong with 'switch Swatch' Oct 2, 2005

Hans G. Liepert wrote:

Isabel Hohneck wrote:

Three witch-switched Swatch switch-watches watched switched Swatch switch-watch witches switch switched witch Swatch switch-...



You may incur enormous damage to the Swiss watch industry - who will ever buy a Switch Swatch?


A 'switch Swatch' is simply a Swatch you switch - in the sense of trade in - for another...


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Thierry LOTTE  Identity Verified
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Wich swatch of swiss watch (Swatch) are you trying to sell ? Oct 4, 2005

I will have chust only one Shingle comment :

"Chabadabada, chabadabada, chabadaba"

Is' nt jat chure ?

Hushhh now... I have to ring up to my dentisht.


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