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Poems & Riddles

Riddles

1. What starts with "Ne,"
And is one of nine,
And ends with "ne,"
And is eighth in line?
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2. What starts with "D,"
Ends with "d,"
Has a "d" in the middle,
And makes you turn
Your car around?
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3. You wear them briefly,
And in short,
You wear them chiefly
For support.
Whoever met you
Without a pair
Would not forget you-
You'd be bare!
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4. 1/3 of SKY
1/5 of TRAIL
2/5 of ARROW
1/4 of SAIL
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5. The sky shook,
The wind tossed
Me in the air.
Toto-ly lost.
I came upon
Three strangers. We
Kept each other
Company.
Adventures followed
Without pause,
And it was all, well,
Just bec-Oz.
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6. It occurs once in every hour,
Twice in two months,
But never in an entire year.
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7. One hundred eyes of green and blue
Just look like eyes behind me, man.
I shudder, shake and turn to you.
As birds go, I'm your biggest fan.
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8. I am
expressible
only by
decibel!
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9. I
am
a
red,
blue,
yellow
and
green
automatic
answering
machine.
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10. Lick me up
And stick me down
Way up in the corner.
Although I'm only
One inch square,
I carry messages by air.
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Answers to Riddles: 1. Neptune; 2. deadend; 3. your underwear; 4. stars; 5. The Wizard of Oz; 6. the letter "O"; 7. peacock; 8. sound; 9. parrot; 10. stamp.

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