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At night they come...

Riddles are little poems or phrases that pose a question that needs answering. Riddles frequently rhyme, but this is not a requirement.

 

Puzzle ID:#289
Fun:*** (2.57)
Difficulty:** (1.28)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:kukilady**
Corrected By:phildunphy

 

 

 



At night they come without being fetched,
and by day they are lost without being stolen.
What are they?


Answer

Stars
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Comments

troydunn*
May 27, 2005

No other comments on this one?! Wow! An oldie but goodie. Classic brain-teaser riddle!
smarty_blondy*ro*
Nov 08, 2005

I like it.
lifeisgood812*us*
Nov 13, 2005

I thought it was dreams.
Nice teaser.
hidentreasure**
Dec 11, 2005

Me too.
Brainy_1Aus*
Dec 28, 2005

I guessed stars!YAY! Nice one! I liked it!
perrygfAil*
Mar 19, 2006

I thought it was dreams
tca2
May 04, 2006

I got it! must be easy!
qqqq*
May 25, 2006

Great! I like it a lot!!
Unraveled*
Jun 25, 2006

You can have daydreams, right? So it can't really be dreams.
rrn0rrnrrnY*us*
Sep 09, 2006

Actually there is a riddle much like this where the answer was dreams and many of the comments suggested it should have been stars. Definitely think stars works and dreams don't, so liked this one better. Good job!
(user deleted)
Nov 20, 2006

nice
WakaAuy
Jan 08, 2011

I love this riddle.
Dibbydodatau*
Nov 11, 2012

This was very easy. I got it straight away.

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