Who Am I?

We have a new World Champion….. Tegan !!!!

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Who am I? I am no longer with us.

  • Matthew is first in. I agree, Mrs Karaka is no longer with us. But she is still alive and well in Auckland. Unfortunately, I am absolutely no longer with us. In fact, I am no longer with anyone!!

  • Alexus thinks I might be the Christchurch Cathedral. It’s  very sad to see that great building so badly damaged by the quake but no, I did once have flesh and blood.

  • Tegan asks if I am Roald Dahl? Shakespeare? Did I invent things? Did I sign the declaration of independence? I was before Roald Dahl’s time but did enjoy reading Shakespeare at school from time to time. No, I didn’t sign the declaration of independence.

  • Ryan suggests that I might be George Washington or Abraham Lincoln. Yes, I am American, but no, I am not a President although I was called King.

  • Alexus wants to know if I was married. No, I wasn’t married even though I lived into my seventies.

  • Alexus asks if I am Elvis. He certainly was known as the King and he was American, but no, I wasn’t known for my singing.

  • Tegan, under the pseudonym NAGETEGAPNOSNITS1204 (what does that mean?) wants to know if I was a writer. I could write but only wrote notes to my staff members. Did I invent things? Yes I did, although the product I am famous for was already invented by someone else.

  • Holly thinks I might be famous for my cooking skills. No, I like going to restaurants but I can’t cook anything more than eggs on toast.

  • I died in the thirties and lived till my seventies, Deesha.

  • Samson asks if I am a book character. No, I was real, larger than life.

  • Ryan wants to know what product I was involved with. That’s for me to know and you to find out.

  • Kambill. We didn’t have TV in the thirties.

  • Two more questions. Am I part of a royal family? No, I am a regular, normal American. Why didn’t I get married? I don’t know. I never found the right person.

  • Akash wants to know what my product is. As I said before, for me to know and you to find out. I will say this, when I first sold it, it was for men only. Now women also like to use my product.

  • Still I am getting requests to tell you what my product does, the latest one from Samson. No, you tell me. What do you think it may be?

  • Akash thinks I am Denim Jeans. Probably early denim jeans were sold to men and now, they are definitely worn by women as well. But, no, I have nothing to do with Denim Jeans.

  • Tegan has hit the jackpot. She has shot a bullseye. She has hit the nail on the head. The answer is King Camp Gillette, the inventor of the safety razor. Here is a link that will tell you more about this interesting man who died without much money despite starting the Gillette razor company.

Learn more about the life of King Gillette

25 comments on “Who Am I?

    • Roald Dahl was after my time. I like reading Shakepare. I am American. I’m always inventing stories but nothing you can hold.

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