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Forum: The Movies Today, 03:57 PM
Replies: 98
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Posted By Huinesoron
So... ... does this mean you can finally...

So...

... does this mean you can finally tell us what, exactly, a 'Tom Bombadil' is? ;)

hS
Forum: Novices and Newcomers Today, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 85
Posted By Huinesoron
Interestingly, the Gondorians came down closer to...

Interestingly, the Gondorians came down closer to Urwen's view; Faramir tells us this:



So yeah, the idea that they were actual Beleriandic Hadorians, rather than just relatives from east of...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-24-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 7,268
Views: 253,077
Posted By Huinesoron
Well, if there was another N, removing TAR...

Well, if there was another N, removing TAR (=sailor) would give ANNATAR. Who I suppose can be said to have died untimely, since he wasn't supposed to die at all.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-23-2019, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
Okay: the prohibition lasted 90 years before...

Okay: the prohibition lasted 90 years before being (presumably) rescinded by the one who made it.

This turned out to be a pretty bad idea.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-23-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
Nope. Out of curiousity, when? 'What we...

Nope.

Out of curiousity, when?

'What we had come for' is a place.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-22-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
Well, it's the right answer. :) The specific...

Well, it's the right answer. :) The specific reference is this:

I saw him ride over seven streams
Over waters wide and grey...

From the lament for Boromir. The internet thinks it refers to...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
No. 'Forbade any others from following' is...

No.

'Forbade any others from following' is supposed to mean 'forbade anyone from going to what we had come for', rather than 'from following me as I turned back'.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
What rivers, and what's your source? hS

What rivers, and what's your source?

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
They crossed seven something, right enough. ...

They crossed seven something, right enough.

Someone else is also said to have crossed the same seven.

Well, not said.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 08:34 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
'Nine over seven' is the riddle. :) Halfway...

'Nine over seven' is the riddle. :)

Halfway there!

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 06:11 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
9 is the Ringwraiths. What does the riddle...

9 is the Ringwraiths.

What does the riddle say about them?

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 05:02 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
It is not. Find another way of saying it. ...

It is not. Find another way of saying it.



One of these 3 things is (very nearly) the right reference.



That's really good.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2019, 02:00 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
Of course she loves him - I just wasn't sure if...

Of course she loves him - I just wasn't sure if you were looking for something more specific. :)

Right, I've put a lot of work, and a lot of research into this one to make it absolutely perfect....
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 07:27 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh, hang on. Is this Aredhel speaking of Maeglin?...

Oh, hang on. Is this Aredhel speaking of Maeglin?

"Thou shalt guide me/And I shalt be thy guard" - Maeglin saying 'hey Mum, let's go visit your brother; look, I've nicked Dad's sword!'
And so he...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 04:18 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
I reached what we had come for, but turned back...

I reached what we had come for, but turned back and forbade any others from following.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:53 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
No. Also... what? o.O hS

No.

Also... what? o.O

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:52 AM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 94,670
Posted By Huinesoron
I'd love to know how you came up with that...

I'd love to know how you came up with that regarding Vorondil, who as far as I know basically exists as a name and title.

This characteristic refers to all three characters (four if you include...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:14 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
Of course! The boomerang-flingers of Far Harad!...

Of course! The boomerang-flingers of Far Harad! :D:D:D

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:12 AM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 94,670
Posted By Huinesoron
No. I think you're thinking of Vorondil's son...

No. I think you're thinking of Vorondil's son Mardil.

EDIT: reposting for the new page.

-Indis
-Ancalime
-Vorondil

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 77,998
Posted By Huinesoron
I reached what we had come for, but turned back...

I reached what we had come for, but turned back and forbade any others from following.

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 03:03 AM
Replies: 1,203
Views: 94,670
Posted By Huinesoron
Okay, so: -For Indis, this was Finwe's...

Okay, so:

-For Indis, this was Finwe's fault.
-For Ancalime, it was Tar-Aldarion's.
-For Vorondil, it was Earnil's.

Of the guesses so far, Urwen's 'position which didn't exist beforehand'...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-20-2019, 02:58 AM
Replies: 2,968
Views: 185,745
Posted By Huinesoron
It kinda sounds like some combination of Frodo,...

It kinda sounds like some combination of Frodo, Sam, and Gollum, but I can't pin them down to specifics.

I wonder whether 'And so he spoke' is necessarily what it sounds like. It could be the...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-19-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 7,268
Views: 253,077
Posted By Huinesoron
All-New All-Different #1: "OPEN! In the name of...

All-New All-Different #1: "OPEN! In the name of Mordor!"

Are we on exclamations in general, or specifically imperatives?

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-19-2019, 05:30 AM
Replies: 7,268
Views: 253,077
Posted By Huinesoron
3. "EA!" is glossed as "be" or "to be" (I guess...

3. "EA!" is glossed as "be" or "to be" (I guess it's an imperative)

5. Harold Pinter is a playwright; I vaguely remember doing something of his, but can't place what. It appears Nicola Werenowska...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-17-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 7,268
Views: 253,077
Posted By Huinesoron
Now that's my kind of password! 2 makes me...

Now that's my kind of password!

2 makes me think of someone's ears burning, but I don't think Tolkien uses that.

I feel like #4 is going to founder on the question of which playground game it's...
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