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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 24 Jul '06 18:16
    my riddle, is tolkien derived and i want to see if anyone else has read the book, guess away!!

    this thing all things things devours:
    birds, beasts, trees, flowers;
    gnaws iron, bites steel;
    grinds hard stones to meal;
    slays kings, ruins town,
    and beats the high mountains down, what am i?
  2. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    24 Jul '06 18:18
    Originally posted by chess player 323
    my riddle, is tolkien derived and i want to see if anyone else has read the book, guess away!!

    this thing all things things devours:
    birds, beasts, trees, flowers;
    gnaws iron, bites steel;
    grinds hard stones to meal;
    slays kings, ruins town,
    and beats the high mountains down, what am i?
    It's time to stop regurgitating riddles from The Hobbit.
  3. 24 Jul '06 18:20
    yes you got it and like i said, i was simply bored.
  4. Subscriber deriver69
    Keeps
    24 Jul '06 18:21
    Originally posted by chess player 323
    my riddle, is tolkien derived and i want to see if anyone else has read the book, guess away!!

    this thing all things things devours:
    birds, beasts, trees, flowers;
    gnaws iron, bites steel;
    grinds hard stones to meal;
    slays kings, ruins town,
    and beats the high mountains down, what am i?
    Darth Vader?
  5. Standard member Bowmann
    Non-Subscriber
    30 Jul '06 01:42
    Originally posted by chess player 323
    i was simply bored.
    You should be.