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Part 2--here's a clue!

Over the weekend, I have been closely watching the responses. So many of you took part. (Thank you for playing!)  But nobody got it right! (If you do not know what I am talking about, do see my last post).
Many did get the first two words right. (The Secret.................)
And there are so many creative answers! (Full marks to all of you for good thinking!)

I do want to give away the quilled card. :)
And I do want you to guess it right too :)


So, as promised, here is the second clue.

The third word has no E

It has two vowels--both are the same.

It is something which most of us might want to do but never get down to doing and if fulfilled will make us happy!

 THE  / SECRET  / _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _


What is it? :)
Guess! Guess!!

The quilled card will be given to the first person who makes a correct guess.

Tomorrow: I shall put up the cover of the book :)

And the date of release too :)

Go on now..I am waiting :)

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  1. The Secret Journeys?

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  2. Oh no am wrong... 3 vowels here :(

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  3. the secret hardwork

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  4. Good try Ankita!

    Only two vowels--both are the same!

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  5. Aafrin--Both vowels are same--and only two vowels!

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  6. oh no no nt ds it requires 2 vowel both r same:p

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  8. the secret thinking

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  10. :( :(
    the secret scandals

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  11. is it 'THE SECRET WISHINGS' ?

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  12. the secret fantasy ???

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  13. the secret succumbs??

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  14. Nobody has got it...

    But someone is close!! :)

    Should I say who is close?

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  15. Ah fantasy! I think it's fantasy! :)

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  16. you shud :(:( pls...

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  17. the secret phantasm..

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  18. guess Affrin has got it!!... :-o

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  19. No!!!
    Nobody has got it still!!

    But 'unknown' is close!!

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  21. the secret biddings??

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  22. the secret WISHLIST?????!!!!

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  23. the secret cupidity??

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  24. the secret admiring??

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  25. The Secret Wishlist

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  26. oh no it ha 3 vowels :(

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  27. the secret writings

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  29. The secret writings ??

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  30. oops I posted too late. Now i see your other comment.

    Now I think it is 'The secret wishlist'.

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  31. the secret whinings ??

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  32. Anonymous2:04 PM

    The secret winnings

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  33. oh my god!! am foolishly outta the clue meaning... it must be,,, the secret wishlist :)

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  34. the secret proposal

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  36. Anonymous2:19 PM

    The secret wishlist it is!! and Bhavika is the winner.. any prizes for guessing the right winner?

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  37. Anonymous2:20 PM

    The secret wishlist it is!! and Bhavika is the winner.. any prizes for guessing the right winner?

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  38. hmmm......
    the secret willings

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  39. hmmm seems she z d winner :)

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  40. The secret spinning
    :)

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  41. hehe this is so much fun...even though i have not guessed anything as yet my brain is working overtime to come up with a unique answer. :)
    If not correct now - may be you could consider it for your next book and i get a card at that time :) :) :)

    The SECRET BOOKNAME :) :)

    (Ok Ok I know this does not match the criteria with an "E" there and more than two vowels..but then as i said i want it to be unique...may be you would consider it for your next book)

    Good Luck..waiting to see the new cover and know about your next dream come true!

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  42. THE / SECRET/ THINKING

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  43. the secret ambition

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  44. still no one has got it right?? :(

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  45. the secret wishlist???

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  46. Huh,its very intresting....
    The Secret Wishlist/Ambition/Striving

    a try from my side:)

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  47. The Secret Missions
    The Secret Proposal

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  48. The Secret Marriage

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  49. It is The Secret Ambition

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  50. The Secret Painting :)

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  51. cancel Mission and Ambition
    three vowels:(

    Still thinking....
    I don't even have nails to bite:D

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  52. Is it "The Secret Desire" I know it has 3 vowels but still I am shooting in the dark! :D

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  53. ayooo karma kanda, 'Painting' has 3 vowels, but still it is a good title ;)'The Secret Painting'. You can use it to your next book :) so.. will i get the card, or at least the first copy of your new book :)

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  54. THE SECRET PASSIONS?

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  55. @Gayu - 3 Vowels again.. :D

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  56. The Secret Wishlist!!!!

    ???

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  57. THE SECRET LONGINGS?

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  58. ????????????
    its a test of patience more than a guess game:)

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  59. ok....this time....:)
    The SECRET YEARNING! or THE SECRET CRAVINGS!!!
    I should thank you Preeti. This way, not only is it exciting and nail-biting, I also get to hit the dictionary and learn more fancy words along the way!!!!:)))

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  60. The Secret Yearning !!

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  61. Or Can be The Secret Covetings too!!

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  63. Is it THE SECRET AMBITION?

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  64. It is 'the secret wishlist', sadly i am too late. :(

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  65. My last try....
    !!!!! THE SECRET ENDEAVOR !!!!!!!

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  66. Ashwini , How do you know ? :O

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  67. The secret mission
    The secret striving

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  68. The secret wishlist!

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  69. THE SECRET AMBITION

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