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I Change Stature As I Age

I change stature as I age, but my importance does not differ by age. My importance is manifested mostly when with my boss. When we part, I am of no importance.

What am I?

A pencil. It gets shorter with use, but is no less important. Its impact is from the person using the pencil to write or draw. Without them, the pencil is just an idle tool.

Thanks Keller!


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5 Comments on "I Change Stature As I Age"


Keller says
December 31, 2014 @ 18:12

I think it is a pencil???


Dan says
January 2, 2015 @ 11:26

That’s a great answer! Updated.


Bobby says
January 5, 2015 @ 22:56

Keller is right on, good job !


Quantum Raven says
April 3, 2015 @ 18:28

Pencil


Nobly says
November 24, 2015 @ 04:44

Rubber


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