Well, I think you remember the rules of the game, but just in case I'll repeat them.
1: I post a pair of riddles that are reasonably hard to solve.
2: You followers use the comment box at the bottom of this masterpiece to publish the solutions that you think are compatible with the riddles.
3: Whoever solves both riddles first wins the Riddling Derby.
4: The derby will end in one week's time and I will give the answers to the two riddles if they have not been solved yet.
Well, now that that ritual is done, I think we're ready to start, here are this week's riddles.
Riddle 1: I am the beginning of the end, and the end of time and space. I am essential to creation, and I surround every place. What am I
Riddle 2: What is in seasons, seconds, centuries and minutes but not in decades, years or days?