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Centaurus, Repelius and Obnoxious

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

 

Puzzle ID:#25604
Fun:*** (2.54)
Difficulty:*** (3.05)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:kodhrawara*zw****

 

 

 



We are three genies capable of independent existence.
But bring any two of us together
And we shall summon the missing third
To respond to your beck-and-call within his capabilities.

Man would welcome any opportunity to fit an unwelcome harness
on our first whilst it is in full gallop.
Thus the first will conspire with our second to tackle the quest
To subdue the third to be a slave at your behest.

Our second was so repulsive as to be banished forthwith
to the far-flung corners of the globe.
His feet planted firmly on terra firma,
On his pate, an insecure white cap.

The repulsion of the second is surpassed by how shocking is the third.
Whilst our first, lest we forget, has been cursed by the gods
To remain forever in a state of perpetual restlessness.
Who are these restless, repulsive, shocking, yet subservient genies?


Hint

In Fleming's thriller, set in Japan, 007's left forefinger fires bullets at a moving train
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Comments

soccercow10Aus*
Aug 29, 2005

WOW!!!!
this one was sorta hard for me
since i dont get most riddles but this anyway was very creative!!
Good Job!!!
btw can sum1 tell me how to get the gender sign thing?o->?
sweetime**
Aug 29, 2005

wow that was a great riddle!
*applauds madly*
HatGuy07*
Aug 29, 2005

Wayyyy to much reading.
KatelinAus*
Aug 30, 2005

[sees numbers and letters randomly flying around]

Wow that was a creative riddle...I don't know much about that kind of stuff (yet) but I pretty much understood the answer. Well you did a great job on that one, it was difficult and interesting!
lycanthropeAus*
Sep 14, 2005

Very creative, fun and difficult. I didn't get it but i did learn something. Thanks for the mental workout! And please keep them coming!
rkaalandAus*
Nov 16, 2005

thought it had something to do with molecules but didn't research it to find out which ones!
paul726Aus*
Apr 02, 2006

Wow! That was excellent! Did you come up with that all on your own? Kudos!
fuzdigityus*
Aug 30, 2006

Got me.
fuzdigityus*
Aug 30, 2006

I thought it was a river, turbine, and electricity
fishhookyAau*
Jul 23, 2007

Nice riddle. I like this one
bradon182001*us*
May 13, 2010

Extremely well done. Thanks for posting.
ultimatecubtgb*
Mar 19, 2015

XD. I guess practically everyone thinks Fleming is the person who wrote James Bond.

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