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I was clueless on today's Connections as well.
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Wordle 829 6/6

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜
🟨⬜🟨🟨⬜
⬜⬜⬜🟨⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
"Spirits in the shape of hawks and eagles flew ever to and from his halls; and their eyes could see to the depths of the seas, and pierce the hidden caverns beneath the world."
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Wordle 829 3/6
⬛⬛🟨⬛⬛
⬛⬛🟩🟨🟨
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🐫 Animal #57 🕊️
I figured it out in 5 guesses!
🟧🟩🟩🟩🟩

Wordle 829 6/6

⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟩⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜⬜🟨
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

@Scholardle 633 6/6

⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟨⬜🟩⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟨⬜🟨🟨⬜
🟩⬜🟨⬜⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

The Scholardle puzzle today is yet another word I didn't know was a word. This happens a lot in this puzzle. Since you aren't penalized for guesses that aren't words, if I'm stuck- I just keep trying rearranging the letters until something happens.

#waffle613 3/5

🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩⭐🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟩⭐🟩🟩
🟩⬜🟩⭐🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

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Wordle 829 4/6

⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜🟩🟩
⬜🟩⬜🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Connections
Puzzle #107
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟪🟪🟪🟪
If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Phew!
Wordle 829 6/6*

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Image🟨🟨ImageImage
Image🟩Image🟩🟩
Image🟩Image🟩🟩
Image🟩Image🟩🟩
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Connections - pfffft!

Wordle 829 6/6
⬜⬜⬜⬜🟨
⬜⬜🟨⬜⬜
⬜🟨🟩🟨⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

🦖 Animal #58 🐍
I figured it out in 3 guesses!
🟧🟧🟩

🌎 Sep 26, 2023 🌍
🔥 2 | Avg. Guesses: 7.12
⬜🟥🟥🟥🟥🟥🟥🟥🟥🟥🟩 = 11
#globle

Hint: Zoom in enough so you can actually see the country on Google Maps! I beat all the way around the bush before I found it.

🌎 Sep 26, 2023 🌍
🔥 2 | Avg. Guesses: 7.56
⬛🟨🟧🟧🟧🟧🟧🟥 = 8
#globle #capitals
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Wordle 830 3/6
⬛⬛⬛⬛🟩
⬛⬛🟩🟩🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
My heart is forever in the Shire.
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Muhahahaha


Wordle 830 2/6*

🟨ImageImage🟨🟩
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'You just said "your getting shorter": you've obviously been drinking too much ent-draught and not enough Prim's.' - Jude
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Nice, Inanna!

Wordle 830 3/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜🟩
🟩🟨⬜⬜🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Connections
Puzzle #108
🟨🟨🟪🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟦🟦🟦🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟨
🟦🟦🟦🟦
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟨🟨🟨🟨
Phew!

Wordle 830 6/6
⬜🟨🟨⬜⬜
⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩
🟩⬜🟩⬜🟩
🟩🟨🟩🟨🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
Phew!

🌎 Sep 27, 2023 🌍
🔥 3 | Avg. Guesses: 7.17
⬜🟨🟨🟥🟥🟥🟥🟩 = 8
Haven't we had this one before?

🌎 Sep 27, 2023 🌍
🔥 3 | Avg. Guesses: 7.65
🟪⬛⬛⬛🟦🟦🟪🟧🟥 = 9
globle-capitals.com

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🐰 Animal #59 🐳
I figured it out in 7 guesses!
🟥🟥🟧🟨🟥🟨🟩

Wordle 831 3/6

⬜⬜🟩⬜🟩
⬜🟩⬜⬜⬜
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Wordle 831 3/6

⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟨🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
"Spirits in the shape of hawks and eagles flew ever to and from his halls; and their eyes could see to the depths of the seas, and pierce the hidden caverns beneath the world."
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Wordle 831 5/6
⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜🟩⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟩🟩⬜
⬜🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

🐯 Animal #59 🐗
I figured it out in 6 guesses!
🟥🟥🟥🟥🟩🟩

🌎 Sep 28, 2023 🌍
🔥 4 | Avg. Guesses: 6.89
🟧🟩 = 2
#globle

🌎 Sep 28, 2023 🌍
🔥 4 | Avg. Guesses: 7.61
🟩🟦🟧🟨🟨🟨🟥 = 7
#globle #capitals

Connections
Puzzle #109
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟦🟦🟦🟦

Process of elimination day for the capitals and connections games.
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Wordle 831 3/6
🟩⬛🟩⬛⬛
⬛⬛🟨⬛🟩
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My heart is forever in the Shire.
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Wordle 831 3/6*

ImageImageImageImageImage
Image🟨Image🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
'You just said "your getting shorter": you've obviously been drinking too much ent-draught and not enough Prim's.' - Jude
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Looks like a lot of us had equally bad luck today:

Wordle 831 3/6

🟨⬜⬜⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Hoping to get back on form and score a 5 or 6 tomorrow...
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Jude :rofl:
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Wordle 831 4/6

⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜
⬜⬜🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟨🟩⬜⬜
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩

Connections
Puzzle #109
🟨🟨🟨🟨
🟩🟩🟩🟩
🟪🟪🟪🟪
🟦🟦🟦🟦
If there was anything that depressed him more than his own cynicism, it was that quite often it still wasn't as cynical as real life.

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Wordle 832 5/6

⬜⬜⬜⬜⬜
🟨⬜🟩⬜⬜
⬜🟨🟩⬜🟩
🟩⬜🟩🟩🟩
🟩🟩🟩🟩🟩
Hidden text.
I'm not sure I've ever even heard of that word, though Beth says that I have.
"Spirits in the shape of hawks and eagles flew ever to and from his halls; and their eyes could see to the depths of the seas, and pierce the hidden caverns beneath the world."
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