My youngest son asked me to cut the crusts off his sandwich: fair enough (see photo).
But then he asked me to cut it into **two** squares. Hm!
I told him that it wasn't possible: I could cut it into two rectangles -- or perhaps four squares -- but not two.
But then -- inspiration struck! I'm pretty darned pleased with the results.
Because the blog entries are posted in reverse-chronological order (i.e. most recent on top), I'll actually post my solution on April 9th...