Looks like water, but it's heat. Sits on sand, lays on concrete. A play on the eyes, but it's all lies.
Flat as a leaf, round as a ring. Has two eyes, can't see a thing.
What has two spines and a lot of ribs, and carries much but never moves?
My first is a creature whose breeding is unclear. My second, a price you must pay. My whole can be found in the river of Time and refers to events of today.
What measures out time until in time all is smashed to it?
I roam through the lands hoping to rescue my love. I search high and low and will stomp on you if you get in my way!