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Along the lines of what Stiv already guessed, are you: You all have us, but you don't know why. Our much more useful cousins are waiting right nearby We can't do much, but we're sensitive things. We can hardly stand up to the abuse that you bring. You run us straight through without second thought. Do you stop when we ask? Sadly not. You bite us, you pull ...


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If I can resurrect this one, I think I've spotted the links between all the previous partial solutions, worked out an element that had been missed by all, and can explain the additional hints in the text. Your girlfriend wants you to buy her: Puzzle 1 (solved by @PeregrineRook): Puzzle 2 (solved by @ThirupathiThangavel): Puzzle 3 (worked on by @Techidiot ...


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Are you: You all have us, but you don't know why. Our much more useful cousins are waiting right nearby We can't do much, but we're sensitive things. We can hardly stand up to the abuse that you bring. You run us straight through without second thought. Do you stop when we ask? Sadly not. You bite us, you pull us, you stretch us to our limits. But we ...


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Is the answer You've seen many puzzles, and tried to prevail Some were right, and many were wrong. You'll have to be flexing every last muscle, Searching high, low, all around. For the solution to this vexing verse Lies not within this page You'll have to search outside, or worse: Farther in... how strange? I've laid the base of helpful clues Although ...


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Partial answer and miscellaneous observations Alconja has found out what the paragraphs after the second one describe: Clarifications on the reaining answers: The first hint ... Fun fact:


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Answer is Explanation And Hint:


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I'm not sure this fits with the hint, but are you I lie between a tennis ball and a soccer ball I agree that I'm small. I am at the bottom but at first, Sometimes, I may even burst. My prefix rhymes with an app, I'm in Earth, but not in its map! Find me from a cluster, Can you, mister?


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You are: I'm from Italy, yet I speak English On top of that, my name is French I hail back from the late nineties galore Last in 2016 did I release lore Until then it has been a decade But we never truly did fade One of us is the key One of us flies the wind One of us controls sound Together we are a force, world round Back in my time, I was popular ...


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Just saw this puzzle bumped to the top. I'll give it a guess: My prefix is a common action You might do it every day. It's key to our communication, Though if you can't, there's another way. As seconds go by, the clock goes "tick!" And the hands get farther apart And the secret of my infix will finally click When you find clock's action's second part. ...


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I was going to say but after the hint I don't think it is correct anymore. I will write down my strongest clues anyway!:


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Well maybe this kind of puzzle (Puzzles must not be from active competitions) belongs to this site, but I guess it is not "that kind" of competitive, so here is the answer: One can check it here


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Are you You all have us, but you don't know why. Our much more useful cousins are waiting right nearby We can't do much, but we're sensitive things. We can hardly stand up to the abuse that you bring. You run us straight through without second thought. Do you stop when we ask? Sadly not. You bite us, you pull us, you stretch us to our limits. But we ...


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You are You all have us, but you don't know why. Our much more useful cousins are waiting right nearby We can't do much, but we're sensitive things. We can hardly stand up to the abuse that you bring. You run us straight through without second thought. You bite us, you pull us, you stretch us to our limits.


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It might be: I lie between a tennis ball and a soccer ball I agree that I'm small. I am at the bottom but at first Sometimes, I may even burst. My prefix rhymes with an app, I'm in Earth, but not in its map! Find me from a cluster


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