Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Answer to Monday's Riddle: Tricky Gold!

Excellent guessing, Riddlers! This week we're turning straw into gold. Margo has a children's picture book to share that will keep you spinning, so stay tuned! See you all around the book block. ; ) ~ F

A child is my desire, hands to clean and stoke the fire. I peer into shadow light and hear a woman's woeful plight. Skip a jig on little legs! I've found a basket with some eggs! She can't do what's she's told, but the king insists he wants his gold. Should she fail, end is near. For a trade, I'll spare her tear.  I'll dance right in and spin the stuff, then take what's mine soon enough. 

Can you guess my name? Answer: Rumpelstiltskin!




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10 comments:

  1. I guessed it, yeah! Very nice riddle.

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  2. Others were clever ... I think and hope I was just switched off when I first looked! Clever riddle - cheers Hilary

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  3. Yay! Looking forward to Friday's book.

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  4. Looking forward to Friday's book!

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  5. It was a pretty easy one to get right, haha :D But such a lovely riddle. <3

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  6. This was a good one! I got the straw, but I forgot about the gold! LOL!

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