Brain Teasers Optical Illusions Puzzle Hunts Codes & Ciphers Mechanical Puzzles
Personal Links
Browse Teasers
Search Teasers

Life surrounds me...

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


Puzzle ID:#878
Fun:*** (2.75)
Difficulty:** (1.84)
Submitted By:Michelle***
Corrected By:MarcM1098




Feared and representing death,
Yet without me you cannot live.
Life surrounds me from the start,
Yet I remain long after life does depart.

What am I?


A Skeleton.

What Next?


See another brain teaser just like this one...

Or, just get a random brain teaser

If you become a registered user you can vote on this riddle, keep track of
which ones you have seen, and even make your own.



Sep 01, 2005

almost had me stumped, and then it just came to me
very clever!!
Sep 12, 2005

I like the poetry aspect of it.
Apr 28, 2006

Excellent teaser! I enjoyed it very much! Good job!

Back to Top

Online Now
4 users and 524 guests

Users In Chat
Follow Braingle!
Tap into all 20,000+ of our brain teasers, riddles and puzzles on your iPhone or iPad.
Braingle in the iTunes App Store
Copyright © 1999-2017 | FAQ | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise | Braingle Time: 2:23 am
Sign In Create a free account