publication date: Monday, January 22, 2001 (part of Round XII)

category: Literature

clue: I don't know about the sea, but for the old man, the sun also rises.

explanation: Two of Hemingway's best known works are The Old Man and the Sea and The Sun Also Rises. more…

solved by: Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Mike Eberhart, Dave Mitzman, Aaron Fischer, Anna Gregoline, Edward Tegge, and Dave Craig

player landmarks: This was the first goo solved by Mike Eberhart.

trivia: Upon seeing this goo, Matt Preston remarked that it looked like a pokémon.


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