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Nilpaurion Felagund 03-07-2005 02:47 AM

E, T, G, A, S, N
 
T--s/-s/a/st---/--/---/a/-agg-ns/-a-/an/a--ent--e/, ---n-/---see-/---ng/an-/sa--ng/t--ngs/a-t-get-e-/-ne--e-te-/. -e/-a-/-a-e/--st/--s/ne-g-----s'/-es-e-t/, --t/-e/ga-ne-()-e--/, ---/----/see/--et-e-/-e/ga-ne-/an-t--ng/-n/t-e/en-/.
Sorry for the delay. Now I'm sure someone will get it.

luthien-elvenprincess 03-07-2005 07:15 AM

Ah, from the Hobbit:

This is a story of how a Baggins had an adventure, and found himself doing and saying things altogether unexpected. He may have lost the neighbours' respect, but he gained--well, you will see whether he gained anything in the end.

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-08-2005 02:00 AM

Yes.
 
That quote it is.

Your thread, luthien. :)

luthien-elvenprincess 03-08-2005 05:11 PM

Thank you Nilp.

-----/ --/ -----/ ----/ -/ ----/, ---/ ---/ --------/ ---/ ---/ -----/, [. . .]. --/ -----/ ---/ --/ ----/ ---/ --/ -----/; ---/ --/ --/ ----/, --/ -----/ -----/ --/ --/.

Firefoot 03-08-2005 05:24 PM

T's, please.

The Elf-warrior 03-08-2005 06:43 PM

A's, maybe?

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-09-2005 02:11 AM

R, bitte. :)

Guinevere 03-09-2005 02:18 AM

and some N's would be useful

luthien-elvenprincess 03-09-2005 04:34 PM

RANT:

T--r-/ --/ t-r--/ t-at/ -/ ----/, an-/ t--/ --a----t/ n-t/ t--/ --a-t/, [. . .]. --/ -n---/ n-t/ t-/ --at/ -n-/ --/ r----/; --t/ --/ --/ -n--/, --/ -t---/ -----/ --/ -n/.

The Elf-warrior 03-09-2005 10:13 PM

E's?

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-10-2005 01:39 AM

H?

Firefoot 03-10-2005 03:07 PM

Quote:

"There go three that I love, and the smallest not the least, " he said. "He knows not to what end he rides; yet if he knew, he still would go on."
Aragorn to Halbarad.

luthien-elvenprincess 03-10-2005 06:11 PM

Excellent, Firefoot! Your turn

Firefoot 03-10-2005 08:17 PM

Thanks, luthien.
Quote:

"----/--/--------,/--/---/---/---------/---/----------/--/-----/-------/(--/---);/---/----------/--------/----------/--/---/-----;/-------/--------/--/--/--------/--/--/--/---/--------------,/--/--------/------/---/---/------/--/---/---------/--------/---."

The Elf-warrior 03-10-2005 08:28 PM

E?

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-10-2005 11:07 PM

A?

Eruanna 03-11-2005 12:00 PM

T please :)

Firefoot 03-11-2005 02:46 PM

TEA time! :rolleyes:
Quote:

"-a--/--/-e---e--,/--/t-/a--/--t/e--ee----/--e/----tee-t-/--/t-ta-/-----t-/(--/a--);/a--/t-a-e-----/e--e--e-/--a-a-tee-/--/a--/e-e--;/---e-a-/e--e--e-/t-/-e/-e--a-e-/--/--/--/---/-e--e-e-t-t--e-,/--/---a----/a---e-/a--/t-e/-atte-/--/--t/-t-e----e/a--a--e-/---."
Good choices!

Guinevere 03-11-2005 04:58 PM

One fourteenth ? http://www.travar.de/Templates/Webpr...mages/idea.gif It can only be Thorin's letter:
Quote:

Cash on delivery, up to and not exceeding one fourteenth of total profits (if any); all travelling expenses guaranteed in any event; funeral expenses to be defrayed by us or our representatives, if occasion arises and the matter is not otherwise arranged for.

Firefoot 03-11-2005 05:08 PM

So like Thorin...
 
I figured someone might get it - good job, Guinevere!

Guinevere 03-12-2005 10:06 AM

Thank you, Firefoot! :) I was just lucky
Quote:

"---/ -----/ ----/ -/ -----(-)----/ --/ ---/; ---/ --/ ----/ -/ ------/. ---/ --/ -----/--/ ------/, ------/ --/ --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ --/ ----/ -----/ ---/ ---/ -----/, --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ -/ ----/ ---/ --/ ------/."

elronds_daughter 03-12-2005 11:36 AM

I'll proceed with my usual guess..... "A"s?

Guinevere 03-12-2005 11:51 AM

A
Quote:

"---/ ---a-/ ----/ a/ --a--(-)----/ --/ ---/; a--/ a-/ --a-/ -/ -a----/. ---/ --/ --a--/--/ ------/, ------/ --/ --/ ---/ --a-/; a--/ --/ ----/ -----/ ---/ -a-/ -----/, --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ -/ ----/ -a-/ --/ -a----/."

Firefoot 03-12-2005 01:06 PM

T's?

Guinevere 03-12-2005 01:44 PM

T
Quote:

"---/ ---a-/ ----/ a/ --a--(-)----/ --/ ---/; a--/ at/ t-at/ -/ -a----/. ---/ --/ --a-t/--/ ------/, t-----/ -t/ --/ --t/ --a-/; a--/ --/ t---/ -----/ ---/ -a-/ -----/, --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ -/ ----/ -a-/ --/ -a----/."

Firefoot 03-12-2005 02:13 PM

N's?

Eruanna 03-12-2005 02:38 PM

Ds please :)

Guinevere 03-12-2005 03:04 PM

N & D
Quote:

"---/ ---a-/ ----/ a/ d-a--(-)---d/ --/ --d/; and/ at/ t-at/ -/ -a----/. N--/ --/ --a-t/--/ -----d/, t-----/ -t/ --/ n-t/ --ad/; and/ -n/ t---/ -----/ ---/ -a-/ d----/, --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ -/ ----/ -a-/ --/ -an---/."

luthien-elvenprincess 03-13-2005 06:35 AM

S

Firefoot 03-13-2005 12:16 PM

E's?

Guinevere 03-13-2005 01:18 PM

S E
Quote:

"---/ s-ea-/ ---e/ a/ d-a--(-)---d/ --/ --d/; and/ at/ t-at/ -/ -a--e-/. N--/ --/ -ea-t/-s/ ----ed/, t-----/ -t/ -s/ n-t/ --ad/; and/ -n/ t--s/ ---se/ ---/ -a-/ d-e--/, --/ ---/ ----/; ---/ -/ ----/ -a-/ --/ -ans--/."

Tuor of Gondolin 03-13-2005 03:39 PM

"m"s?

elronds_daughter 03-13-2005 07:05 PM

"I"s?

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-13-2005 07:29 PM

Mine again!
 
[Mm: ]You speak like a dwarf-lord of old; and at that I marvel. Now my heart is cooled, though it is not glad; and in this house you may dwell, if you will; for I will pay my ransom.
UT I 2

Guinevere 03-14-2005 01:25 PM

That's it!
 
Well done, Nil. (What's the matter with the heart?!)

Nilpaurion Felagund 03-14-2005 11:37 PM

Sorry.
 
I forgot about that word. :o
----/-----/-----/--/------/---/------/--/-----/--/---------/. ----/-------/---/------/--/----/? --/-------/--/, ---/---/--/----/---/----/? ---/---/---/----/----/---/-----/----/---/----/--/---/----/------/-----/?

Eruanna 03-15-2005 01:35 PM

Es please :)

Guinevere 03-15-2005 02:01 PM

...and some tea, if you please.

the phantom 03-15-2005 02:52 PM

Ds please, Sir Nilp.

Tuor of Gondolin 03-15-2005 04:48 PM

"y"s, please.


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