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Posted by Lewis on December 19, 2003

In Reply to: Fill the blank posted by Nitin Bhatt on December 19, 2003

: A rich man needs ----------
: A poor man has ----------
: and if you it that----------, you will die

: any any one can fill the blanks

I thought it was "nothing" - shouldn't it be 'eat' [nothing] you will die.
It sounds better as the riddle:
a rich man needs it, a poor man has it and if you eat it you will die - what is it?