Here is my guess:
He sailed along 25 reefs
passing 1 chameleon
So that takes us to
Bringing in sweet bosoms, I think the girl's name is
Since it's not her, assuming I got the country correct, my second guess is
Head hung low in… (5)
Best card of the deck (3)
Written much by peer and shakes, often read for the love it makes (6)
Certainly not pretty after a car crash (6)
Spins then flies (10)
Country with much rain and a long reign (7)
Deviating from the norm (8)
Every movie needs one (8)
Only a tad icy (5)
Not sure what to do ...
I understand this is not what was mean here, but
also fit the description perfectly.
Everybody loves them - even more than
. They need chaperone - a
to exhibit them.
And they do usually carry the name of country, or city, on them.
The date will be harder to nail down, but
Not sure they are dying anytime soon, tho!
I think you're referring to
Come around, come around, glad you all came.
Welcome to the land where a small, hairy ball got its fame.
Here you can see a dysfunctional family.
A man who beat his wife and left his son voluntarily.
Here you can see the Devil himself.
Following a high school girl who showing off her wealth.
Here you can see a different ...
SPOILERS A-PLENTY IN THIS ANSWER!
They were talking about:
The opening lines refer to:
There then follows discussion of many elements of:
As for the comment in the title ("Weren't we supposed to know more of the story by now…?")
I think the girl's name might be
Sailing through the
he would pass many reefs - in fact, it is a popular destination for scuba diving amongst the reefs! As part of the trip, he may pass by a "chameleon":
His final destination:
Edited to add my third answer
Partial Answer (But this time I am fairly sure that I got it)
I think the answer is
How I came to this answer:
Some comments regarding the email address
Some comments regarding the phone number:
I couldn't make use of these, but they might be (and probably are) clues as well:
The phone number
Very partial solution
Since this has been open for quite a while with no obvious progress, I'll post what I've found so far. Maybe someone else will see whatever I'm currently missing.
First of all,
What I'm meant to do with this is currently beyond me.
I think Tom might be:
The numbers represent:
This means that one of the rows is particularly remarkable:
This achievement is especially remarkable considering:
Finally, to address Tom's comment that "It cost me a lot of money too" - this is likely because:
Based off Astralbee's and Larry Alton Garrett's logic, I believe you may be referring to
Pivoting off of the prior two answers, my logic is as follows:
Taking the sequence of numbers to stand for letters, there could be several groupings (I only list the ones that felt the most pertinent; there's bound to be several others that may be more ...
This lecture appears to be about:
cracking eggshells and doughnuts can make our bones stronger…
And that pills are used so that bacteria cannot survive
eyeballs were actually used as explosives in modern wars…
And no one or animals can survive without eggs
This lifebuoy is perfect for aircraft components, missiles, spacecraft, and satellites…
And this ...
Partly inspired by PiIsNot3's answer ...
cracking eggshells and doughnuts can make our bones stronger
pills are used so that bacteria cannot survive
eyeballs were actually used as explosives in modern wars
no one or animals can survive without eggs [crude circle on a piece of white paper]
lifebuoy is perfect for aircraft components, missiles, spacecraft,...
Partial answer, but this lecture seems to contain
Well, as we all know, cracking eggshells and doughnuts can make our bones stronger…
And that pills are used so that bacteria cannot survive.
But perhaps you may not know that eyeballs were actually used as explosives in modern wars…
And no one or animals can survive without eggs!
This lifebuoy is perfect ...