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Close, but no cigar…

Close, but no cigar…

What does this bring to mind?

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4 Responses

  1. Przemek says:

    Yes, it was your idea to drink on Tuesday night!
    😉

  2. Alina Alens says:

    Did the picture inspire you?
    Very good! Close, too, but no cigar…
    Not yet. Keep trying!

  3. atma says:

    this one is taken from old arcade games. when you paid a nickle to shoot the ducks…the prize was a nice thick cigar (if you were a man) or some fancy perfume (if you were a woman). you needed to shoot some number of ducks in a row, if you got only some of them…’ close, but no cigar’ the man would say… lol!

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