Friday, 25 July 2008

Riddle

My favorite Riddle from childhood, lets see if you can figure it out.

I work in dark,
The longer I live,
The Shorter I grow,
What am I?

:)

16 comments:

mOi said...

Moon??

khany said...

i am terrible at riddles. but even i got this one :)

Cloey! said...

Candle!!

Saira Andleeb said...

candle !?

Sameer said...

a candle :) ?

Cloey! said...

Candle! :oD

Dodo said...

I am a candle!

teeB@ said...

Ur Reflection in Sun :D

Meeyam said...

First I thought cockroach... you know when they live longer they shrink or something.. but then i read all the answers and decided it was candle :P

meter down said...

Um sure its candle or match stick....:)...

teeB@ said...

i was rite candle :P

Monay said...

ofcourse CNADLE!

mOi said...

Moon? :P

Syra said...

Bravo Everyone(Y)
Maryam, your answer made me laugh :)
Moi, moon was close..but it actually grows and shrinks and the cycle repeats...as for a candle..it perpetually grows shorter
Teeba, shadow is visible in light ;)good thinking though

mOi said...

so its cockroach? Wow :)

and why the blogger asks me to enter "qofta" as word verification :s

Syra said...

lol..what a coincidence!
the correct answer is candle.