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

 

Puzzle ID:#49414
Fun:*** (2.82)
Difficulty:** (1.72)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:Faith511*lk*****!

 

 

 



RIDDLE ME THIS
Not born, but from a Mother's body drawn, I hang until half of me is gone. I sleep in a cave until I grow old, then valued for my hardened gold.


What am I?



Answer

Cheese!
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Comments

jamezstrika
Apr 15, 2012

the hint gave it away for me
Marpleen*
Apr 16, 2012

Does Cheese hang in a cave????
eighsseAus*
Jan 12, 2014

I'm not sure I get the "cave" reference either, but I get the rest of the metaphors. Not sure why mother is capitalized. Good riddle.
Maggiethe8th*us*
Jan 12, 2014

I went for 'a pearl'....fun, regardless!
cutebugAus*
Jan 12, 2014

I guessed right. More luck than brain.
elentirAus*
Jan 13, 2014

Ok, I don't get the 'hang until half of me is gone' part. Can someone explain?

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