ONE (9) / OTHER (9)
Please don’t ONE on the subway, you guys!
Hogging seats with your wide-open thighs.
If your angled legs meet
Like they’re 1st & Main Street
You’ll get kicked in the OTHER — Surprise!
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Rice Milk #11 answer: polar winds / spiral down
I didn’t get this answer, but on the plus side, I finally figured out why these puzzles are called “Rice Milk.”
Are you confused by the meaning of OTHER in the last line?
Alex — it only took me eight months or so to figure that out myself…..
I wasn’t aware of the coinage ONE; some of my friends call it “lavaballing.”
Given the number of coinages, the problem must be spreading (as it were).
Kicked in the OTHER…good one.
Ha! Cracked me up when I finally got OTHER…