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Never thought I'd actually give into this.... But here I am, second. Cool puzzle, and I got it pretty quickly even though I'm not very good! Haha.
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Wow! Great puzzle! One of my former chess coaches (whom I hope to take a lesson from again soon) knows GM Lubomir Ftacnik (FTACH-nick) personally and thinks that it would be a good idea for HIM to take lessons from the one who unfortunately lost this game!
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once you actually consider the queen sacrifice it's not that hard to find... the hard thing is to actually consider it.
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