What always was, yet I can never be?

Riddle: What always was, yet I can never be?

ANSWER:  Yesterday.

The first time you read this riddle, you may not immediately have an answer, but don’t worry and read the riddle a few more times because all the clues you need are right in front of you! The word “was” is the most important thing for our answer, because it will be about the past or the past tense, keep this in mind. Now, think about past and its connotations, what is related to past? If you still haven’t found the answer, let me give you one more tip, focus on “past tense” because our answer is “yesterday”!