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Thanks for pointing me the second solution - i will have to think how to make it impossible. The solution i had in mind is :
The move 4.Qf6 is not with check and i think it makes the solution more difficult.
But without the rook " h1 " mate is impossible so , the whole 3 pawns must be taken .
4. Qf6 is an excellent, and hard-to-find, move that allows the attack to continue without pause.
Right you are, batgirl! - and if your deceased 'lover', Morphy, hadn't found it for you from within his grave, well[?] - we'd all be lost ... So thanks again for sharing.
So many problems... I had some with my position and had to change it . I didn't like the new position much, but will post it anyway.
Thanks for your insightful comments. Unfortunately they make no sense since the move you comment on wasn't a move found by me or even from a game of mine, but rather a move in a sequence devised by another porter here. However, I'm glad your interested enough to research my interest in Paul Morphy.
I like the new position as well as the original. It seems that, while Black's least favorite line - the one involving giving up both the Queen and the Rook - can be avoided, by avoiding it, Black falls into a windmill which proves more clearly and calculatively decisive (though both lines are losing). I find it rather interesting. Thanks for the effort.
Thank you whaleeyeman for putting your game in the off topic section.
my mind is blown that any chess player could be below a 1300
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Cranky player ...
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Does Chess.com automatically declare a draw for a positional three-fold repetition?
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*Mangus Carlsen's moves*
by hsong1 a few minutes ago
How to improve from 1200 to 1400-1500 by the end of the summer
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by notmtwain 4 minutes ago
Avoid House of Staunton!
by strngdrvnthng 5 minutes ago
Something weird happened. Wondered if it was a bug or a hack...
by Level_Crossing 5 minutes ago
4/19/2014 - Tisdall - Lee, London 1981
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