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  • switch time() {

    case "morning":

    shovel(ash) =< bucket[1];
    bucket[1].empty() | can["outside"]; // add sub routine for bigger can needing emptying into compost pile
    bucket[1] += "pine cones" . "pine needles";
    bucket[2] += fill("kindling"); // limbs from last year broken to small pieces, stored in boxes under deck
    break;


    case "afternoon":

    if (check_supply("fire wood") == NULL) {
    find(axe);
    split.wood + mental_break_time(ASC);
    fill("wheel barrow") * move_around_back + dump("wood") => bins; // complex function needs rewriting
    }
    firewood.carry["up stairs"] => load("racks");
    break;

    case "evening":

    if (temperature["outside"] < 45) {
    fill("stove") = "pine needles" + "pine cones" + "scrap paper"; // paper saved all year
    fill("stove") += kindling.stacked["tee pee"];
    ignite.lighter();
    wait(20);
    fill("stove") += log + log + log;
    enter_repeat_cycle(check_for_flame_height(25); // function to monitor flames
    }


    } // end switch

    if (is_warm() == TRUE) return mood("happy");
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