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Things Found in a Market Place (Riddles)

In the current days, riddles are usually quick little jokes that often involve elephants or chickens.

In ancient times, however, riddles were complex puzzles, often in verse, that exercised the mind and offered entertainment and a challenge to the members of a court or household.

Today, I’d like to offer you a challenge…

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