Unfortunately, as we got older, we learned that it was all a lie. One more lie to add to the “just joking, they aren’t real, we did it for tradition” pile.
But, what if this wasn’t a lie?
What if someone handed you a list of tasks and told you, if you completed each one, you would have a personal escort to the rainbow? Once there, you could choose to go to the other side or take the gold (minus the leprechaun deathmatch).