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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Today, 05:35 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Huinesoron
"Tol-in-Gaurhoth was a democracy - one man, one...

"Tol-in-Gaurhoth was a democracy - one man, one vote. The Moderator was the Man, and he had the Vote." - Orodreth, I suppose.

Huinesoron's Analysis of Day 1, Part 2: The Vote

Unlike most votes...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Today, 04:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By Huinesoron
"There is no emotion - there is peace. There is...

"There is no emotion - there is peace.
There is no ignorance - there is knowledge.
There is no passion - there is serenity.
There is no death - there is the Dead Thread." - Let's say Finwe
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 04:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By Huinesoron
Welp. "Live fast, die young, leave an...

Welp.

"Live fast, die young, leave an introspective corpse." - Finrod, probably

I shall muse to myself tomorrow, and see who joins me toMorrow. :)

"Don't get mad - get even." - I wanna say...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 03:58 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Couldn't sleep. Looks like I'm dead? Well, for...

Couldn't sleep. Looks like I'm dead? Well, for whatever it's worth, I meant 'I suspected him, his answer made me think he was innocent, but people keep saying I have poor judgement so I' ll disregard...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 03:12 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Okay. I'm going to put aside for now the people I...

Okay. I'm going to put aside for now the people I mostly think look dodgy for their comments on me (mostly Kath and Nog, I think) ; I'm clearly very easy to misunderstand, so I'd need more to go on...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 02:31 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Yes, and I would have loved Nog to wolfishly...

Yes, and I would have loved Nog to wolfishly overdefend after being 'a-HA'd. But sadly other people answered for him, so by the time he replied I'd already said that was my hope.

Which nicely...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 01:49 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
I didn't mean to imply Lottie could be involved -...

I didn't mean to imply Lottie could be involved - I meant to state it! I was looking at two people who had already done things I found sketchy (Kath's sudden pivot back to on-topic when poked,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 12:41 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Okay, thank you. :) Makes sense. ...

Okay, thank you. :) Makes sense.



Prophylactic actually sums up my thought process when deciding whether to post it. I very nearly posted something like 'I think I see a wolf plot forming, I'll...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 12:30 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
... :eek: She's Cobbling from beyond the...

... :eek: She's Cobbling from beyond the DeadThread! That's next-level cobbling.



I think maybe I'm not good at interpreting people's words. :( This is going to be a serious disadvantage in...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 12:18 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh lawks, I forgot you were in this game... ...

Oh lawks, I forgot you were in this game...

Reading back over a few posts in more detail, I flagged this not-exchange:





I was already Day-One-Suspicious of both of them, so this stood...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 12:02 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Now this is interesting. I've said that I found...

Now this is interesting. I've said that I found Formendacil's response more innocent than wolfy, that you looked like a wolf (inasmuch as anyone can on Day One), and that I had no clue on Nilp. I...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 08:09 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Not really; but I do think how you choose to...

Not really; but I do think how you choose to respond could be telling. I was also hoping Kath might speak up again, to give me a bit more information about how she's thinking.

EDIT: And she has,...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 07:51 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
I think an information-free Day One is a nice...

I think an information-free Day One is a nice bonus for the wolves, and that Downers are easily sidetracked into producing one, so if the wolves pick their timing there's not much risk to them.
...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 07:41 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Sally already modded a game where she told me I...

Sally already modded a game where she told me I can't vote for myself.

No points for guessing what I did.[/QUOTE]

Distracted everyone by discussing past and future games rather than the one...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 06:53 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
I mean, if I was going to write 'If I read the...

I mean, if I was going to write 'If I read the rules correctly', I'd at least glance at them to see what it was I was claiming to have read correctly. (Not sure if Nog's was a present or past tense...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 06:41 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Was about to say the same. The rules state at...

Was about to say the same. The rules state at least three times that the Dead wolves can't talk to the Living. They're pretty clear.

So, Nog, how did you misread that?

hS
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 06:28 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Now this is a good point, and just the sort of...

Now this is a good point, and just the sort of response to a push that sounds more innocent than lupine. Now I have some sort of read on you. It may be wrong, but that goes for any Day.

Pushing...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 06:13 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
In the spirit of pushing, then: how does telling...

In the spirit of pushing, then: how does telling the wolves exactly what we expect them to act like help us rather than them?

Speculate ourselves, yes, absolutely - but you seem to be talking...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 05:58 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
As a scientist, I would love to be scientific,...

As a scientist, I would love to be scientific, but... it's Tol-in-Gaurhoth. It's never going to be scientific, and we're fooling ourselves if we think it will. :)

So yes, I still think it's...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 04:38 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
I disagree. This assumes that the wolves are...

I disagree. This assumes that the wolves are happy to throw away Day 1 without trying to probe for Gifted, buddy up with innocents, or set up lines of enquiry for later days. Which, I mean, it would...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 04:23 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
Care to clarify what 'playing carefreely' would...

Care to clarify what 'playing carefreely' would look like?

hS
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 02:09 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 1,872
Posted By Huinesoron
"There will be no meeting?" Hah, wrong before...

"There will be no meeting?" Hah, wrong before they even left the opening narration. :D

I had a chance to look over the thread a couple of hours ago on my phone, and thought Nog's opener was really...
Forum: The Books 06-03-2020, 02:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,313
Posted By Huinesoron
I think this is pretty much what I said when I...

I think this is pretty much what I said when I first responded, so yeah. :)

There's nothing wrong with reading and analysing Beowulf from a perspective close to that of its protagonist. What would...
Forum: The Books 06-03-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,313
Posted By Huinesoron
'Sallow', for what it's worth, is defined in the...

'Sallow', for what it's worth, is defined in the OED as 'Having a sickly yellow or brownish yellow colour'. They include one reference to 'the sallow Tartar', so it was sometimes applies to Asian...
Forum: The Books 06-02-2020, 01:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,313
Posted By Huinesoron
Objection, yerhonour! Good catch...

Objection, yerhonour!





Good catch on the Appendix F quote; I'd missed that one. Read literally, it actually applies far more broadly than 'Noldor and Teleri':
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