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Match The Word With The Solo Song
29 May 2019
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This is a version of a game started by @50yearslate, Match The Word With The Beatles Song. Since there were objections to allowing solo songs, we have decided to start a separate thread. 

Here are 50yearslate's original rules from the other thread, adapted for this one:

Basically, Person 1 will choose a (preferably uncommon) word that is in more than one solo song, and other people will try to guess the song. If they guess a song that contains the word but isn't the song Person 1 was thinking of, then Person 1 will give a hint (such as "it's a John song" "it's post-1970 " etc.) When somebody guesses the song correctly, it is then their turn to choose a song.

Some guidelines for choosing a word: Non-canon songs are okay, but please try to make sure your word is in more than one solo song to keep the game going. Also, please avoid unmemorable and overly common words such as "it" "she" "and" "love" etc. 

The word has to be the exact word specified; no variations. So if the word is "change" then "changed" and "changing" wouldn't count.

Sorry if the rules are unclear, but yes, you're supposed to add a clue every time, like the 10 Hint Beatles Song Challenge.

Also, please copy a list of the previously used words (like in the Beatles version) so we don't repeat.

We may end up having to specify who's song it is at the beginning if it's too hard otherwise, but for now we'll keep the same format as the Beatles version.

First word: Rain

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29 May 2019
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Apple Scruffs (in the fog and in the rain)

Love one another.

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Question: why is this thread in Yesterday in Today and not the Forum Games section?

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Word: rain

Not: Apple Scruffs

Hints:

1. Not on any kind of multi-disc album (double, triple, etc.)

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50yearslate said
Question: why is this thread in Yesterday in Today and not the Forum Games section?

I thought I put it in Forum Games. I guess I wasn't paying attention. Sorry. 

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Band On The Run (the rain exploded with a mighty crash)

Maybe @Ahhh Girl could be kind enough to move it for us?

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Word: rain

Not:

Apple Scruffs

Band On The Run

Hints:

1. Not on any kind of multi-disc album (double, triple, etc.)

2. Not Wings

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Too Much Rain

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30 May 2019
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Moved.

I Don't Know (That was right when it started to rain)

For some reason I had it in my head that we were going to do a thread like this for each Beatles solo works.

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Soft Hearted Hana (You can meet her after heavy rain has fallen)

"Duit On Mon Dei"

 2017: 

 
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Word: rain

Not:

Apple Scruffs

Band On The Run

Too Much Rain

I Don't Know

Soft Hearted Hana

Hints:

1. Not on any kind of multi-disc album (double, triple, etc.)

2. Not Wings

3. Pre-1980

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30 May 2019
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Thanks very much @Ahhh Girl  for moving the thread! john-lennon-salute_gif

Oh my Krishna this is hard... Uncle Albert /Admiral Halsey (I believe I'm gonna rain)?

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#9 Dream

Somebody called out my name (John)
As it started to rain

And in the end
The love you take is equal to the love you make

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That's it, @Richard! (Please pick a less common word this time).

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@Richard 

Pick a sad word, to match my mood.

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50yearslate said
Richard

Pick a sad word, to match my mood.

 

Sorry you're feeling sad. I hope you are soon happy again.

Words already used: rain

New word: low

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The love you take is equal to the love you make

31 May 2019
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Heart Of The Country (I look high, I look low, I'm looking everywhere I go)

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Word: low

Not:
Heart Of The Country

Clue:
You're right that it is a Paul song.

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The love you take is equal to the love you make

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No guesses for 5 days, so here's another clue.

Word: low

Not:
Heart Of The Country

Clues
1. Paul song.
2. Tug Of War album.

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I'm throwing in the towel then-- the only song off that album I'm familiar with is Here Today , which I don't think has the word 'low.'

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