Before me is stride,
Paraded by pride.
After is hope,
Her possible scope.
I'm but a girl,
Who's fourth in the whirl.

What am I?

  • $\begingroup$ oh.. i love girls...:p ..Is your name april? $\endgroup$ – manshu Jan 29 '16 at 15:13
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    $\begingroup$ @manshu Why don't you answer the question instead of revealing your guess in a comment? $\endgroup$ – rybo111 Jan 29 '16 at 15:23
  • $\begingroup$ naah...answering a question is cumbersome. Commenting is easy. And it's not like you are in problem if you dont get the answer, is it? $\endgroup$ – manshu Jan 29 '16 at 15:29
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    $\begingroup$ @manshu It seems the spirit of this community is lost on you, but that's okay. $\endgroup$ – rybo111 Jan 29 '16 at 15:55

Stride, paraded by pride

perhaps a march?

Hope, her possible scope

seems like may would fit, an auxiliary verb (and feminine name) that indicates possibility, a wish, or permission.

but a girl, who's fourth in the whirl

April is another feminine name, and the fourth month of the year, falling after March and before May

  • $\begingroup$ see? I was right..:D :p $\endgroup$ – manshu Jan 29 '16 at 16:53
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    $\begingroup$ @manshu yes, but if you had posted it as an answer, like i did, you would have reaped those sweet, sweet imaginary internet points. $\endgroup$ – question_asker Jan 29 '16 at 16:55
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    $\begingroup$ naah...i even shouldn't be on the puzzling community right now...gotta get my brain ready for the exams... $\endgroup$ – manshu Jan 29 '16 at 16:57
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    $\begingroup$ @manshu Good luck on the exams! $\endgroup$ – question_asker Jan 29 '16 at 17:01

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