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Riddle of Scorn (Posted on 2004-06-01) Difficulty: 1 of 5
Thousands of us all around you.
We protect you all the time,
Yet you treat us badly...

You burn us in public buildings
to make you seem better;

You try to make us straight,
but most of us refuse usually;

When we are dead, you are pleased.
Yet, when we are gone, you are sad.

What are we?

See The Solution Submitted by Victor Zapana    
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umm.. | Comment 35 of 68 |

i actually think it's hair too.. everything says, "it's silly to burn hair in public." ever heard of a salon? salons are public buildings.. and yes, hair is done.. blown dry, straightened, curled.. and such.. burning trees in public buildings?? most public buildings have air conditioning.. and your house doesn't count, cuz that would count as a private building, wouldn't it? since not everyone should have access to it?

oops.. solution's already been posted.. but i just wanted to clear things up and say what i thought..

  Posted by jessica on 2004-08-23 23:52:01
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