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Egg Riddle

Type: Songs & Stories

Description:“A box without hinges, key, or lid,
Yet golden treasure inside is hid”

“But suddenly Gollum remembered thieving from nests long ago, and sitting under the river bank teaching his grandmother, teaching his grandmother to suck – ‘Eggses!’ he hissed. ‘Eggses it is!’”

Riddles in the Dark, pg. 86-87, The Hobbit

Contributors: Still Anonymous, 03/01/04

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