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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 03:34 PM
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Posted By Galadriel55
EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the...

EXCLAMATIONS (please give the utterer and the context, if you can).

1. Lawks! (Merry, Crickhollow).
2. Garn! (A mild expletive preferred in ruffian and orkish circles).
3. Blast! (Uttered by...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs Yesterday, 07:01 AM
Replies: 3,683
Views: 286,600
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Elf Warrior!

Happy birthday Elf Warrior!
Forum: Quiz Room 12-14-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
THINGS WITH WINGS 1. The Crown of Gondor. ...

THINGS WITH WINGS

1. The Crown of Gondor.
2. Roac (a raven).
3. The Great Eagles.
4. Elwing.
5. Balrog's shadow.
6. The cold chicken in Bilbo's pantry.
7. Ondoher's army at the Disaster of...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-14-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
Possibly Frodo looking afar from Amon Hen? Not...

Possibly Frodo looking afar from Amon Hen? Not sure what the pillar bright is, but tower dark sounds like "an eye in the Dark Tower that did not sleep".
Forum: Quiz Room 12-14-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
THINGS WITH WINGS 1. The Crown of Gondor ...

THINGS WITH WINGS

1. The Crown of Gondor
2. Roac (a raven)
3. The Great Eagles
4. Elwing
5. Balrog's shadow
6. The cold chicken in Bilbo's pantry
7. Ondoher's army at the Disaster of the...
Forum: The Books 12-13-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 424
Posted By Galadriel55
I think the point isn't that organized resistance...

I think the point isn't that organized resistance in key centres would be holding Sauron's might back. At the Council of Elrond they predict that if Sauron gets the Ring, sooner or later even the...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-13-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
THINGS WITH WINGS 1. The Crown of Gondor ...

THINGS WITH WINGS

1. The Crown of Gondor
2. Roac (a raven)
3. The Great Eagles
4. Elwing
5. Balrog's shadow :p
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 12-11-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 1,592
Views: 145,540
Posted By Galadriel55
And now there's also emoticons. Still can't tell...

And now there's also emoticons. Still can't tell the difference between them.

Fun fact: last year as the creative component of an application, I had to describe my favourite emoji. So I...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-11-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
By the way, who was the descendant of rats? I...

By the way, who was the descendant of rats? I don't recall that one. :confused:
Forum: Quiz Room 12-11-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
Wow, that filled up fast!

1. Ninnyhammer
2. Descendant of rats
3. Láthspell
4. Dotard
5. Booby (said William to Tom)
6. Stinker (Sam, of Gollum)
7. Stormcrow
8. Craven (Glaurung, of Turin)
9. Base, cringing worm...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-10-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger...

1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger of being eaten underground but really need the toilet OR Be careful where you tread in Gollum's cave.
2. Of the Coming of Men into the Nest - Beowulf...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-10-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
I haven't forgotten about this riddle, I just...

I haven't forgotten about this riddle, I just don't have any good ideas. I love the way it sounds though, it's great imagery!

To push things forward though, how about Sauron's fight with Gil-Galad...
Forum: The Books 12-10-2018, 08:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 424
Posted By Galadriel55
I think that's the point though. No matter how...

I think that's the point though. No matter how outwardly absolute his rule is in the immediate aftermath, it is not quite as absolute and unchangeable as he thinks. Pockets of free people would...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 12-08-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 3,683
Views: 286,600
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Elra!

Happy birthday Elra!
Forum: Quiz Room 12-07-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger...

1. Piddles in the Dark - When you are in danger of being eaten underground but really need the toilet OR Be careful where you tread in Gollum's cave.
2. Of the Coming of Men into the Nest - Beowulf...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 12-06-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3,683
Views: 286,600
Posted By Galadriel55
Thank you everyone! :)

Thank you everyone! :)
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 12-04-2018, 07:06 AM
Replies: 3,683
Views: 286,600
Posted By Galadriel55
Seconded! Happy birthday Nogrod!

Seconded! Happy birthday Nogrod!
Forum: Quiz Room 12-03-2018, 09:52 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by Strider, on...

1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by Strider, on a bridge, I think?
2. Elessar - the "elfstone" that gives Aragorn his name.
3. The white gem that Arwen gives to Frodo.
4. The Arkenstone.
5. The...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-02-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
JEWELS 1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by...

JEWELS

1. 'A beryl, an elf stone' - found by Strider, on a bridge, I think?
2. Elessar - the "elfstone" that gives Aragorn his name
Forum: Quiz Room 12-02-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
People falling over, being knocked out or...

People falling over, being knocked out or fainting:

1. Boromir - trips on a tree-root and falls sprawling on his face.
2. Bombur - falling in the river.
3. Frodo - from the Morgul-knife on...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-02-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
Bravo! Eorl indeed. I had Felarof's winged deet...

Bravo! Eorl indeed. I had Felarof's winged deet in mind but everything else is exact.

The riddle was sort of inspired by your last one, got me digging through half-forgotten texts. I think the...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-01-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
So far all the answers come from the wrong time....

So far all the answers come from the wrong time. And seriously, think about the Where question. It's more than a question.
Forum: Quiz Room 12-01-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
I would argue that Sam passed through many dark...

I would argue that Sam passed through many dark and light places, not just those two. And though in Tolkien language wings might be entirely metaphorical, they aren't entirely so in mine.

As for...
Forum: Quiz Room 12-01-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1,969
Views: 164,736
Posted By Galadriel55
Ok and in that case what are the wings and the...

Ok and in that case what are the wings and the places?

Not the answer. Is it time for a hint?
Forum: Quiz Room 12-01-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 398
Views: 31,394
Posted By Galadriel55
Brilliant! People falling over, being...

Brilliant!

People falling over, being knocked out or fainting:

1. Boromir - trips on a tree-root and falls sprawling on his face.
2. Bombur - falling in the river.
3. Frodo - from the...
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