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Re: [Icehouse] Treehouse v3 comments

  • FromAndrew Plotkin <erkyrath@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • DateFri, 27 Jan 2006 21:16:22 -0500 (EST)
On Fri, 27 Jan 2006, Doug Orleans wrote:

I'm still confused about "forward" and "backward".  Does this mean
that trios are not like Zendo koans and their absolute orientation

Yes. "All lines run parallel."

The very first time I read the HOP rule, I briefly thought that "jumps
up" meant that this was a dexterity game and you were supposed to flick
the piece into the air and see where it landed.  It might be worth
finding a better way to word this.

I think the (slightly animistic!) verb gets the point across better than any more literal instruction could. Which is why I suggested phrasing DIG the same way.


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