Puzzle: Visual Pun 4
"For my part I think no innocent species of wit or pleasantry should be suppressed; and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller excellencies of lively conversation."
James Boswell, Life of Dr. Johnson, June 19, 1784.
Synonym for natty, neat, dapper.
First correct (or entertaining) answer appearing below as a comment on this page will win a prize*.
*of dubious value and uncertain provenance, but still.
10/9/2013 02:26:47 am
10/9/2013 02:36:02 am
Ding ding ding!
10/9/2013 10:36:11 am
I'm too late again, and I was pining for a prize.
10/9/2013 02:15:53 pm
Greg, there are unanswered puzzles (and ungranted prizes!) still awaiting your guesses in the past blogs...
10/11/2013 12:38:40 am
Yes, but if Greg and I knew the answers for those we would have already been too late for those prizes as well!
10/11/2013 01:24:41 am
11/10/2013 10:51:40 am
Very late to the game, but that is a dandy of a conifer!!!
11/11/2013 12:08:15 pm
Thanks David, I agree -- it's a rather dapper figure of a pine.
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