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A Gift You Can Not Receive

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

 

Puzzle ID:#41665
Fun:*** (2.62)
Difficulty:*** (2.26)
Category:Riddle
Submitted By:ScubeeAus*****

 

 

 



English poet Sir Thomas Wyatt wrote the following:

A lady gave me a gift she had not,
And I received her gift I took not.
She gave it me willingly and yet she would not,
And I received it albeit I could not.
If she gave it me I force not,
And if she take it again she cares not.
Consider what this is and tell not,
For I am fast sworn I may not.

What is the gift?


Answer

A kiss.
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