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Big and chubby, I like to float
Lots of parasites are on my boat;
I feel a bit lonely, even my friends aren't fine
You see: we are now eight, but used to be nine;
More than tea I would rather drink milk
If you pay attention you'll see, it's all around me.

What am I?

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    $\begingroup$ Glad to see no one comes here commenting its actually flat not round =D $\endgroup$ – Alex Apr 11 '18 at 15:03
  • $\begingroup$ @Alex Well, now that you mention it... ;-) $\endgroup$ – Phylyp Apr 11 '18 at 16:37
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You are :

Earth

Because :
Big and chubby, i like to float

It floats in space

lots of parasites are on my boat;

All life is a parasite of our planet

I feel a bit lonely, even my friends aren't fine
you see: we are now eight, but used to be nine;

Pluto is no longer a planet but a dwarf planet

More than tea i would rather drink milk
if you pay attention you'll see, it's all around me.

Solar system is within the Milky Way

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  • $\begingroup$ well, that was quick $\endgroup$ – Midori Apr 11 '18 at 14:33
  • $\begingroup$ @Midori One of the verse was a huge hint :) But it is a nice riddle! $\endgroup$ – Saeïdryl Apr 11 '18 at 14:39
  • $\begingroup$ Was it the 9 -> 8 bit, @Saeïdryl ? Nice answer, btw. $\endgroup$ – Phylyp Apr 11 '18 at 14:40
  • $\begingroup$ @Saeïdryl yep, i've deleted it since you got the right answer! $\endgroup$ – Midori Apr 11 '18 at 14:46
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    $\begingroup$ @Midori I think you can wait some time before accepting my answer (like 24h to give a chance to everyone around... the globe), maybe someone will post a fitting or really funny answer too :) $\endgroup$ – Saeïdryl Apr 11 '18 at 14:51

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