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garment

At the top we see the top hat, and at the bottom a pictographic
representation of the folds of a garment. If you break the “4-
fold” fold into 2 sets of 2 strokes, you will ³nd it easier to
remember

At the top we see the top hat, and at the bottom a pictographic
representation of the folds of a garment. If you break the “4-
fold” fold into 2 sets of 2 strokes, you will ³nd it easier to
remember

tailor

You might think here of garment that have been specially tailored
for Thanksgiving celebrations to look like traditional Pilgrim
garb

You might think here of garment that have been specially tailored
for Thanksgiving celebrations to look like traditional Pilgrim
garb

attire

The character for attire can be remembered as a picture of what
we may call a “turtle-samurai” sweater. At the top we see the
turtle-samurai and at the bottom the element for garment

The character for attire can be remembered as a picture of what
we may call a “turtle-samurai” sweater. At the top we see the
turtle-samurai and at the bottom the element for garment

back

An innocent looking top hat and scarf lying there in front of
you, turned over, reveal a hidden computer sewn into the back
of each—obviously the tools of a master spy. Such experiences
teach one always to have a look at the back side of things.

An innocent looking top hat and scarf lying there in front of
you, turned over, reveal a hidden computer sewn into the back
of each—obviously the tools of a master spy. Such experiences
teach one always to have a look at the back side of things.

demolition

The right half of this character shows a garment woven so ³ne
that it can pass through the eye of a needle, ³ttingly draped
around the slithering, ethereal form of a poltergeist. In this
frame, our eerie visitor brushes its robes against a nearb...

The right half of this character shows a garment woven so ³ne
that it can pass through the eye of a needle, ³ttingly draped
around the slithering, ethereal form of a poltergeist. In this
frame, our eerie visitor brushes its robes against a nearby block
of apartments and completely demolishes them, razing them
to the ground

pathetic

A drunken sod in a tattered top hat and soiled silk scarf with a
giant mouth guzzling something or other gives us a pathetic
character role in which W. C. Fields might ³nd himself right at
home

A drunken sod in a tattered top hat and soiled silk scarf with a
giant mouth guzzling something or other gives us a pathetic
character role in which W. C. Fields might ³nd himself right at
home

distant

A distant ³gure on the road is such a blur it looks like a lidded
crock wearing a silk scarf

A distant ³gure on the road is such a blur it looks like a lidded
crock wearing a silk scarf

monkey

This clever little monkey has captured an entire pack of wild
dogs, locked them inside a lidded crock, and wrapped the whole
thing up in a silk scarf to present to the dogcatcher

This clever little monkey has captured an entire pack of wild
dogs, locked them inside a lidded crock, and wrapped the whole
thing up in a silk scarf to present to the dogcatcher

first time

The primitives here take care of themselves: cloak and dagger.
What I leave to you is to decide on an appropriate connotation
for “³rst time” to take advantage of them

The primitives here take care of themselves: cloak and dagger.
What I leave to you is to decide on an appropriate connotation
for “³rst time” to take advantage of them

linen

The maid, towels by her side, distributes the linen

The maid, towels by her side, distributes the linen

sail

A sail made of a towel makes a mediocre vessel

A sail made of a towel makes a mediocre vessel

hanging scroll

A towel owned by the wealthiest tycoon in the world is made

into a hanging scroll after his death and auctioned off to the

highest bidder

A towel owned by the wealthiest tycoon in the world is made
into a hanging scroll after his death and auctioned off to the
highest bidder

cap

Because of the risk involved (of getting the sun in one’s eyes),

one puts together a makeshift cap out of a dirty old towel.

Because of the risk involved (of getting the sun in one’s eyes),
one puts together a makeshift cap out of a dirty old towel.

curtain

A dirty towel draped over the entrance to the old graveyard is

painted to look like the curtain of death that leads to the other

world

A dirty towel draped over the entrance to the old graveyard is
painted to look like the curtain of death that leads to the other
world

canopy

A large towel stretched overhead with only a few of the sun’s

rays breaking through represents a canopy over one’s bed

A large towel stretched overhead with only a few of the sun’s
rays breaking through represents a canopy over one’s bed

brocade

A strip of white towel and some scraps of metal have the makings

of a primitive kind of brocade

A strip of white towel and some scraps of metal have the makings
of a primitive kind of brocade

market

Dressed in nothing but a bath towel and top hat, one sets off to

the marketplace in search of a bargain or two

Dressed in nothing but a bath towel and top hat, one sets off to
the marketplace in search of a bargain or two

elder sister

Of all the women of the family, it is the elder sister who has the

duty to go to market to do the shopping

Of all the women of the family, it is the elder sister who has the
duty to go to market to do the shopping

lungs

One is surprised, strolling through the market, to ³nd among

the meats hung out for sale a slab marked: lungs

One is surprised, strolling through the market, to ³nd among
the meats hung out for sale a slab marked: lungs

sash

The part of the apron where one ³nds the buckle (represented

pictorially by the ³rst 5 strokes) is on the sash

The part of the apron where one ³nds the buckle (represented
pictorially by the ³rst 5 strokes) is on the sash

*apron