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Road Cracker

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

 

Puzzle ID:#39326
Fun:**** (3.13)
Difficulty:** (2.05)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:mironosAus****

 

 

 



Well hello there, new friends
It's a pleasure to meet you
I wonder if you'd indulge
The unique way I greet you

You see, I'm a player
Of a great many games
So instead of just telling you,
Maybe try guessing my name

Now to make this more fair
I'll give you some clues
For there are so many ways
That my name is used

My family is royal
Though as has oft been spoken
The headgear I once wore
Has since become broken

In my more playful moods
I might hide in a box
Or just run around, for
I'm nimble as a fox

But please don't misjudge me;
I'm not some lame slacker
I can work hard with a hammer
To become a road cracker

If I see you in trouble
At the side of the road
I'll be right there to help
If it eases the load

I'm brave in the darkness,
When it's black, call my name
But I get rather scary
When I'm high on a plane

All right, one last clue
Then let's call it a night:
I'll give you a grin
As an October light

So now that we've ended
This fun guessing game
Now can you tell me
Just what is my name?


Hint

Just one more hint then,
As I'd like you to win...
Can you believe my wife's fat
Knowing I am so thin?

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Comments

tpg76us*
Nov 23, 2007

EXCELLENT poem and fun teaser. It took me a couple reads, but then I got it! Thanks.
RukiaAus*
Nov 23, 2007

nice poem but i got the answer after the second stanza.
Ro9geAus*
Nov 23, 2007

Great teaser! I got it right at the jackhammer part
Starriddlertus*
Nov 23, 2007

Good one.
j279Aus*
Nov 27, 2007

Nicely written and a lot of fun!
luckypuppy*us*
Dec 11, 2007

Most excellent!!!
adrianlvr1123*
Feb 02, 2008

VERY GOOD!!! I REALlY ENJOYED THAT!!!!
mudboggerAus*
Mar 07, 2008

I LOVED IT!
you did a terrific job!
Skybet*gb*
Jun 28, 2011

Awesome



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