2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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As usual, Days 5 and 6 are posted on Friday. Day 5 is being posted in this thread, and Day 6 will be up this afternoon.

The week closes for purposes of determining the Round 1 winner on Sunday at 11:59 PM PDT.

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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POE-TRY

2: Asked "what thy lordly name is on the Night’s Plutonian shore!", this title bird replies "Nevermore."

4: Poe's poem of this form "To Science" has 14 lines in the Shakespearean rhyme scheme.

6: In a Poe poem, this "cheered me as a lovely beam"; Langston Hughes asked whether it "dr[ies] up / like a raisin in the sun".

8: The title character of this poem lived "many and many a year ago / In a kingdom by the sea."

10: A shade tells a "gallant knight" this golden place is "Over the mountains / Of the moon, / Down the Valley of the Shadow."

CROSSWORD CLUES "D"
Each correct response begins with "D" and has the number of letters indicated in parentheses. Your response must meet both qualifications to count as correct.

3: Room where you might find some Cub Scouts. (3)

6: Stupid person. (6)

9: Dull, like reading Shakespeare backwards. (4)

12: Made a god. (7)

15: Small nocturnal rodent native to England and Wales. (8)

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Answers:
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POE-TRY

2: Asked "what thy lordly name is on the Night’s Plutonian shore!", this title bird replies "Nevermore."
THE RAVEN

4: Poe's poem of this form "To Science" has 14 lines in the Shakespearean rhyme scheme.
SONNET (The poem is titled "Sonnet to Science")

6: In a Poe poem, this "cheered me as a lovely beam"; Langston Hughes asked whether it "dr[ies] up / like a raisin in the sun".
A DREAM (DEFERRED)

8: The title character of this poem lived "many and many a year ago / In a kingdom by the sea."
ANNABEL LEE

10: A shade tells a "gallant knight" this golden place is "Over the mountains / Of the moon, / Down the Valley of the Shadow."
ELDORADO

CROSSWORD CLUES "D"
Each correct response begins with "D" and has the number of letters indicated in parentheses. Your response must meet both qualifications to count as correct.

3: Room where you might find some Cub Scouts. (3)
DEN

6: Stupid person. (6)
DIMWIT or DOOFUS

9: Dull, like reading Shakespeare backwards. (4)
DRAB (which is Bard backwards)

12: Made a god. (7)
DEIFIED

15: Small nocturnal rodent native to England and Wales. (8)
DORMOUSE
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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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2. raven
4. sonnet
6. dream
8. Annabel Lee
10. El Dorado

3. den
6. doofus (gotta be multiple possible answers here)
9. drab
12. deified
15. dormouse

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: Sonnet
6: A Dream
8: Annabel Lee
10: ()

3: Den
6: Dimwit
9: Drab
12: Deified
15: Dormouse

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: Sonnet
6: A dream
8: Annabel Lee
10: Eldorado?

3: Den
6: Dimwit
9: Drab
12: Deified
15: Dormouse
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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: Raven
4: Sonnet
6:
8: Annabel Lee?
10:

3: Den
6:
9: Dumb
12: Deified
15:

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: Ode
6: dream
8:
10:

3: Den
6: dimwit
9: drab
12: deified
15:

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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rjaguar3 wrote:
Spoiler
2:the raven
4:sonnet
6:dream (deferred)
8:Annabel Lee
10:Shangri-La

3:den
6:dolt
9:drab
12:deified
15:dormouse

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: sonnet
6:
8: Annabelle Lee
10: El Dorado

3: den
6:
9: drab
12: deified
15: dormouse

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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2: The Raven
4: Sonnet
6: CLAM
8: CLAM
10: CLAM

3: Den
6: CLAM
9: CLAM
12: CLAM
15: Dormouse

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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POE-TRY

2: The Raven

4: Sonnet

6:

8: Annabell Lee

10:

CROSSWORD CLUES "D"


3: Den

6:

9:

12:Deified

15:

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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POE-TRY

2: What is The Raven?

4: What is a sonnet?

6: What is a dream?

8: Who is Annabel Lee?

10: What is El Dorado?

CROSSWORD CLUES "D"

3: What is a den?

6: What is a dimwit?

9: What is [CLAM]?

12: What is deified?

15: What is a dormouse?
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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: Iambic Pentameter
6: Dream
8: Annabel Lee
10:

3: Den
6: Doofus
9: Dumb
12: Deified
15:

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2. the Raven
4. sonnet
6. hope
8. Annabel Lee
10. clam

3. den
6. doofus
9. drab
12. deified
15. dormouse

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: raven
4: sonnet
6: dream
8: —
10: —

3: den
6: doofus (?)
9: drab
12: deified
15: —
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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: the raven
4: sonnet
6: a dream
8: Annabel Lee
10:

3: den
6: doofus
9: drab
12: deified
15: dormouse

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4: sonnet
6:
8:
10:

3: den
6: doofus
9: drab
12: deified
15: dormouse?

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Re: 2016 Summer Hiatus Challenge - Round 1, Day 5

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Spoiler
2: The Raven
4:Sonnet
6: Dream
8:Annabel Lee
10: CLAM

3: Den
6: Doofus
9: Drab?
12: Deified
15: Dormouse

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