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2020-05-29 10:22
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The following are a list of riddles which I know:-
1. What is the difference in a man riding a bicycle and a dog running behind him?
1 Answer. (One wears trousers and the other pants.)
2. Treat me well and I am everybody, scratch my back and I am nobody?
2. Answer. (A mirror)
3. As round as an apple as flat as a chip
it has four eyes and can't see a bit?
3. Answer. (A button.)
4. Why is six and seven added together like a lame dog hopping on three legs?
4. Answer. (Because six and seven are thirteen, put down three and carry the one, and a lame dog puts down three legs and carries one.)
5. What has hundreds of eyes but cannot see?
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2020-05-28 15:28
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in his pocket for some time after and it was as black as your boot.
Written by Sarah Hall, Daumartin till(?)
Information derived from parents, teacher and from fireside competitions.
Riddles and Answers
The following are a list of riddles which I know:-
1. What is the difference in a man riding a bicycle and a dog running behind him?
1 Answer. (One wears trousers and the other pants.)
2. Treat me well and I am everybody, scratch my back and I am nobody?
2. Answer. (A mirror)
3. As round as an apple as flat as a chip
it has four eyes and can't see a bit?
3. Answer. (A button.)
4. Why is six and seven added together like a lame dog hopping on three legs?
4. Answer. (Because six and seven are thirteen, put down three and carry the one, and a lame dog puts down three legs and carries one.)
5. What has hundreds of eyes but cannot see?