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

Motherly Love

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

 

Puzzle ID:#21481
Fun:*** (2.94)
Difficulty:** (1.77)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



Black as night I can be,
Until my Mother sits on me;
Then clear as ice I become
In the rough, thank you Mum.

What am I?


Answer

Coal

When buried deep in Mother Earth, the high pressure transforms black coal into clear diamonds; a diamond in the rough.

Hide




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.

 



Back to Top
   


Online Now
5 users and 600 guests

Users In Chat
kzmonopoly
Follow Braingle!
Fold 'N Fly Paper Airplanes
Easy to follow folding instructions and videos.
Copyright © 1999-2017 | FAQ | Widgets | Links | Green | Subscribe | Contact | Privacy | Conditions | Advertise | Braingle Time: 7:30 pm
Sign In Create a free account