The following cryptic message is supposed to tell me the secret code I have to give the guard that he lets me in.
A bone and a bone are a cone on a bone.
A bone on a cone is the opposite of a cone on a bone.
The opposite of a stone is a stone.
A stone on a bone and the opposite of a cone on a bone are a bone.
A stone on a bone for each bone on a cone is a stone on a bone on a cone.
A cone and a bone on a cone are the opposite of a stone on a bone.
A cone for each stone on a bone is a stone on a cone.
A cone on a bone for each cone on a bone is a bone on a bone.
What are a stone on a cone on a bone and a stone on a bone?
Apparently I need to tell the guard a specific stack of objects. But what is it?
Here's a hint I've found in a fortune cookie:
Remember that every thing has value.
A manager gave me this valuable hint:
Your power depends on your position.
The following insight from a self-help book might also be helpful:
We also need the negative things in life.
I've also got a hint from a TV series fan:
You really should know the power of three.