The winner of Around a cup of Tea

The Winner :

Ward Clever

Haha because you’re from the UK, “a few birds” made me laugh. Then I saw Rope and Leather Straps and my mind went to places… Lol
Once I cleaned up a little, 😂 I made my choice, but Linda made the main one already.
Money, enough to hire a tree service plus more
Phone, for calling the tree service, plus ordering some food and supplies, a table, and other things
Water, in bottles, for everyone to drink
A few birds, haha, to serve everyone
And a turkey, fully cooked, placed on the table I ordered, next to the catering I ordered, feasted upon by the friends I called with the phone, inviting you all to dinner. The workers can have some too. 

My Answer :

I must say that i was a little bewildered that  everyone chose money, even though it’s the right answer. Because it wasn’t meant to be that easy. The purpose of this question was how to cut a tree with rudimentary tools. That’s why I proposed a stone, an iron pole, a cow…. 

So my answer is: 

I would take the pole and secure it with the stone by some leather straps, then I’ll tie some leather straps to the cow. After hitting the tree with the pole/stone and making a good cut , I’ll make knot around it  with the rope and tie it to the cow, for this one will pull the tree (well ahead of it of course) and make it fall.

Author: Novus Lectio

You'll never know what you'll read next. Random lecture is what is all about but one thing is for sure, it's by the same author who wrote The Theory of Fate and Who Went Out of Africa

35 thoughts on “The winner of Around a cup of Tea”

  1. I’m so happy to have won your contest, Novus! Thank you for choosing me, and for giving me your finest chocolate, but thank you most of all for crushing on me.
    *blushes* I’m so flattered, because you’re one of my favorite people. 😊😉😍

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