clintmemo wrote:tombombodil wrote:Lord Foul wrote:clintmemo wrote:The obvious way to answer #1 is to start with a single letter and work backwards.
<tries 4 times and fails>
I find that result quite startling.
<looks at the word "startling" again and counts the letters. Once again realizes that isn't the joke that he is not getting.>
It is the joke you're not getting, but I took it to the next level and provided a nine-letter word, because I do so enjoy showing off...
It also works with Starling in place of Starting.