Clicks and Giggles: Riddle Me This

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I guess I'll do another, to make up for my pathetically easy previous one. Hopefully this will be a bit more difficult:

A warrior, charging into battle.
An emperor, watching the heavens.
A crystal, shining bright as the sun.
A knight, standing his ground.
A dragon, awaiting its rider.
A soldier, piloting a war machine.

What comes next?

Ya'll give up?

Wow, I think I just killed a 23-page thread.
Maybe that riddle was a bit too hard.
In any case, the answer was:


Points to anyone who can figure out why that's the answer.

Somebody else can post now.

I still don't get it. Most of the riddle doesn't really seem relevant to the answer.

I_am_a_Spoon:
I still don't get it. Most of the riddle doesn't really seem relevant to the answer.

It's relevant, it just might be relying on knowledge that's a bit more esoteric than I thought.

Oh ok. I've just never played FF.

I have also never played FF, but props for creativity.

Hey ppl are we at a stall after that FF ride... If so I have one....

well since no one seems to be answering you can answer this or just ignore it

-I dreamed I saw a fairy's dance,
Upon the midnight sky.
Where lights, like lantern's grew,
Without a whim, or a why.
Amid their joy,
Amid their dance,
I came running into their midst.
But with nar'ry a sound,
They drew away,
And fell into the mist.
Oh, I saw them again,
But only from very far.
Dancing in the air at night,
Like tiny lanterns, or tiny stars.-

btw, looking for a new icon give me suggestion here,in my escapist inbox or my email kane.hall88@gmail.com

Is there a riddle in this.... What r u ask... What are they? I will give that a shot and say a firefly

since there seems to be no reply, i took the liberty of googling above riddle... you were correct, gameoni! riddle please!

kane82:
well since no one seems to be answering you can answer this or just ignore it

-I dreamed I saw a fairy's dance,
Upon the midnight sky.
Where lights, like lantern's grew,
Without a whim, or a why.
Amid their joy,
Amid their dance,
I came running into their midst.
But with nar'ry a sound,
They drew away,
And fell into the mist.
Oh, I saw them again,
But only from very far.
Dancing in the air at night,
Like tiny lanterns, or tiny stars.-

btw, looking for a new icon give me suggestion here,in my escapist inbox or my email kane.hall88@gmail.com

gameoni:
Is there a riddle in this.... What r u ask... What are they? I will give that a shot and say a firefly

Bump, bump, bump, bump the dying thread

Ok,
A child is sitting on his grandfathers lap when he looks up and says "grandpa how old are you" the old man looks down at the child and says
"son I have lived many years and have seen many things. but as of last year I have only seen my birthday 20 times". So how old is the man?

80. he was born on February 29th of a Leap Year.

What can you put in an empty barrel to make it lighter? (No helium, smartarses)

Panzervaughn:
80. he was born on February 29th of a Leap Year.

What can you put in an empty barrel to make it lighter? (No helium, smartarses)

One thou you are right Please wait for the person asking the riddle to say so before asking your riddle. two please quote that person so that they know that you made a guess and three..... A hole

gameoni:

Panzervaughn:
80. he was born on February 29th of a Leap Year.

What can you put in an empty barrel to make it lighter? (No helium, smartarses)

One thou you are right Please wait for the person asking the riddle to say so before asking your riddle. two please quote that person so that they know that you made a guess and three..... A hole

Sorry about the lack of quote,
not sorry about not waiting.
And Yes.

Ok then,
you see me when you wake in the morn and i am with you all day but you lose me at midnight and midday. What am I?

gameoni:
Ok then,
you see me when you wake in the morn and i am with you all day but you lose me at midnight and midday. What am I?

Your shadow.

The Thinker:

gameoni:
Ok then,
you see me when you wake in the morn and i am with you all day but you lose me at midnight and midday. What am I?

Your shadow.

Yep your go sir,

>.> I lose my shadow at midday, and from 8pm-5am.

Panzervaughn:
>.> I lose my shadow at midday, and from 8pm-5am.

Yeah... I really isn't a perfect riddle. And speaking of riddles that aren't perfect:

Which has more legs, a goose, or no goose? And add your reason why, because there are only two options.

"Because otherwise it wouldn't be a riddle" is not a valid answer.

slow ass internet contention posted twice >_<

The Thinker:

Which has more legs, a goose, or no goose? And add your reason why, because there are only two options.

"Because otherwise it wouldn't be a riddle" is not a valid answer.

ok i have to admit this one has me perplexed.... but I'm going to say no goose... i don't know why i think there is some sorta trick question here

Hmm... Ill go with no goose. Is it something to do with the number of syllables? each syllable being a "leg" of the word...

gameoni:

The Thinker:

Which has more legs, a goose, or no goose? And add your reason why, because there are only two options.

"Because otherwise it wouldn't be a riddle" is not a valid answer.

ok i have to admit this one has me perplexed.... but I'm going to say no goose... i don't know why i think there is some sorta trick question here

Right answer, but you need the reason why.

Hyperrhombus:
Hmm... Ill go with no goose. Is it something to do with the number of syllables? each syllable being a "leg" of the word...

Right answer, wrong reason. It has nothing to do with syllables.

The Thinker:

Which has more legs, a goose, or no goose? And add your reason why, because there are only two options.

"Because otherwise it wouldn't be a riddle" is not a valid answer.

I would say no goose, and I'm gonna take a shot at this and the two options are insects and quadripeds?

FilipJPhry:

The Thinker:

Which has more legs, a goose, or no goose? And add your reason why, because there are only two options.

"Because otherwise it wouldn't be a riddle" is not a valid answer.

I would say no goose, and I'm gonna take a shot at this and the two options are insects and quadripeds?

Oh! I'm sorry if I was unclear: I meant "goose" and "no goose" were the only two options.

I think that means that that guess didn't count, along with the one that only guessed "no goose".

Okay, is it no goose, because "no" is in fact an abbreviation of number, ie "No." , implying more than one goose, therefore more legs?

No goose, because if it isnt a goose, its a centipede?

Hyperrhombus:
Okay, is it no goose, because "no" is in fact an abbreviation of number, ie "No." , implying more than one goose, therefore more legs?

Nope. I would have written "No. goose" and riddled (no pun intended) my post with errors, hoping people wouldn't catch it. Hmm... I should do that sometime.

Panzervaughn:
No goose, because if it isnt a goose, its a centipede?

Close, but no cigar. Needs rephrasing, and probably in a way you won't think of. Yay! Vagueness!

"A centipede is certainly no goose" ?

The Thinker:

Hyperrhombus:
Okay, is it no goose, because "no" is in fact an abbreviation of number, ie "No." , implying more than one goose, therefore more legs?

Nope. I would have written "No. goose" and riddled (no pun intended) my post with errors, hoping people wouldn't catch it. Hmm... I should do that sometime.

Panzervaughn:
No goose, because if it isnt a goose, its a centipede?

Close, but no cigar. Needs rephrasing, and probably in a way you won't think of. Yay! Vagueness!

im bad at quoting.

Panzervaughn:
"A centipede is certainly no goose" ?

Yes! That is close enough. The traditional answer is "A goose has two legs, but no goose has more than two legs." You still win though, so go ahead.

The Thinker:

Panzervaughn:
"A centipede is certainly no goose" ?

Yes! That is close enough. The traditional answer is "A goose has two legs, but no goose has more than two legs." You still win though, so go ahead.

Wow. That's some lateral thinking going on there... Thanks for the excellent riddle!

Hyperrhombus:

The Thinker:

Panzervaughn:
"A centipede is certainly no goose" ?

Yes! That is close enough. The traditional answer is "A goose has two legs, but no goose has more than two legs." You still win though, so go ahead.

Wow. That's some lateral thinking going on there... Thanks for the excellent riddle!

You are very welcome. Now if only I could outwit that Batman...

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