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Old 06.01.2015, 18:40
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Three [Kings] cake

Well, as the other thread went south, I've had to start a new one.

As a family of 4 piglets, we've just demolished 2 cakes in double quick time, each containing 2 ..........
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:42
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

It was one thing to watch for kings, but now I need to look out for elephants too? This is just too complicated.
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:45
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

You're choking!?
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:50
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

My husband found a queen in ours, and now he is refusing to be a queen for the day. Spoilsport.
What do you wear on your head when you find an elephant? Your trunks?
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:51
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

My son managed to find the king in three different cakes today... I think I'll make him play Euromillion!
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:57
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

- "Why do elephants have big ears?"



- "'Cos Noddy wont pay the ransom."
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Old 06.01.2015, 18:59
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Herr Frau ETH said that my being queen today wasn't any different than any other day...
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Old 06.01.2015, 20:57
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

I'm so jealous. I want an elephant instead if the boring old porcelain king that I got in my piece tonight.
I did check and the one we bought from the baker's did have a label on it warning about the little porcelain object inside. ( a pre printed sticker in three languages) I wouldn't have bothered looking had it not been for the earlier thread but then I knew about the tradition and I never read the labels on bread normally in any case.
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Old 06.01.2015, 21:05
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My son managed to find the king in three different cakes today... I think I'll make him play Euromillion!
For the last few years we ate/eat two of these together with a neighbour. I am always the first to find the king. Now I am banned from first choice and second choice but still today....
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Old 06.01.2015, 21:20
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

I won three times too, but I didn't choose anytime, but just had the last bun.
Of course, as the last time was with my daughter I did a quick swapsy when she wasn't looking, so she thinks we both won twice (she won at Hort)
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Old 06.01.2015, 21:23
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OMG! This completely passed me by. Can someone explain this all to me?
TIA.
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Old 06.01.2015, 21:25
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Old 06.01.2015, 22:22
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

So what do the kings or queens for the day (or afternoon, or evening) do with their privilege(s)?
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Old 06.01.2015, 22:29
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Re: Three [Kings] cake

Bought a three kings cake from Spruengli today and have to admit it was aworth every penny! Absoulutely gorgeous.
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Old 06.01.2015, 22:40
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My first time today AND I found the King! Yay me!
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Old 06.01.2015, 22:51
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As a family of 4 piglets, we've just demolished 2 cakes in double quick time, each containing 2 ..........
Not just one elephant in the rooom but four
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