A SQUARE OR SQUARES IS ALWAYS PAIRED WITH A GREEN OR GREENS, BUT IF THERE ARE NO GREENS OR IF THERE ARE MORE SQUARES THAN GREENS, THEN THE SQUARE OR SQUARES IS PAIRED WITH BLUE. THIS IS THE MEANING OF THE LAST TWO LINES OF THE POEM.
I realize that upon first reading the above may seem hard to understand but a few examples should help considerably. Once mastered the applicatio n is simplicity itself.
The cards include a yellow, a red, a blue, a spiral ( | ), a circle, and a star.
Arranging the cards in the same sequence and pairing of the colours and symbols in the poem we get:
My kit contains the following colours and symbols:
RED BROWN YELLOW GREEN and BLUE
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