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Mr Jones lives in a flat on the 40th floor. Every morning, he takes the elevator to go down to the ground floor and to go to his office. Although he hates using the stairs, when he returns home he gets into the elevator, goes up to the 15th floor, exits the elevator and walks up the stairs to get to his flat. Yesterday, though, he got into the elevator, went to the 30th floor, exited the elevator, and walked up to his flat. Why?
Possible answers will be: yes - no - doesn't matter.
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LoL - Because the day before yesterday he was shorter than "yesterday"? Emotion: stick out tongue
PuccaLoL - Because the day before yesterday he was shorter than "yesterday"?
No but it was funny! Emotion: smile
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Mr Jones lives in a flat on the 40th floor. Every morning, he takes the elevator to go down to the ground floor and to go to his office. Although he hates using the stairs, when he returns home he gets into the elevator, goes up to the 15th floor, exits the elevator and walks up the stairs to get to his flat. Yesterday, though, he got into the elevator, went to the 30th floor, exited the elevator, and walked up to his flat. Why?
Possible answers will be: yes - no - doesn't matter.

the man is too short to reach the top buttons of the elevator, however, on rainy days he has his umbrella to reach the top buttons.
he is damn too short!
Does his height matter?

Was he alone in the elevator yestarday, when going up?

Is his health good?

Are the buttons in the elevator arranged in one or several vertical lines?
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Hi Ant,
Anonymousthe man is too short to reach the top buttons of the elevator, however, on rainy days he has his umbrella to reach the top buttons
That was the correct solution... riddle spoiled! Emotion: sad
Hmmmm. So, even with an umbrella he can't reach the 40th button? And also it sounds like yesterday was the only rainy day in his whole life. I would never have solved it! What is even funnier, having read the correct solution I didn't recognize it Emotion: smile
That was a good riddle.
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