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Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 07:28 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Oh dear. I have two passwords ready to go, but...

Oh dear. I have two passwords ready to go, but I'm crap at making riddles.

Let's see.

Withering with our fellows,
An airborne riposte,
And in a request both impertinent and half-baked?
What...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 3,466
Views: 210,350
Posted By Pervinca Took
The food Mim provided. Which I once called Mim's...

The food Mim provided. Which I once called Mim's Taters for a password.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 06:26 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
MIRRORMERE? Mirror for the reverse part ... could...

MIRRORMERE? Mirror for the reverse part ... could a mere sort of be a pit?

(I am even less confident than I sound).
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 06:16 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Trouble is, the 'hell' words don't work. Udun,...

Trouble is, the 'hell' words don't work. Udun, Angband, Utumno ... maybe it's PIT of something. Or a curse word? DAM???

Big damns to Mike, BTW. K's not good in Tolkien words. Maybe it's a...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 05:01 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
It is to me. :D I'm old and live in a barn. ...

It is to me. :D I'm old and live in a barn.

Could I be MORIA with the red letter a step in from the end? Not hopeful, as I think you said second letter, not second letter from either extremity.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-13-2019, 04:05 AM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
The thing that *wears* the glove is purple? Then...

The thing that *wears* the glove is purple? Then what is the thing?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-12-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Infinity_Gaunt...

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Infinity_Gauntlet ?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 05:49 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
TAEGLIN has 5 letters of GAUNTLET, but big and...

TAEGLIN has 5 letters of GAUNTLET, but big and purple??

I suppose a mountain head could be big and purple, as in the famous hymn. (Remembers a Spitting Image sketch with puppets of the Rev Robert...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
I wonder if T is a river in the sense of 'riving'...

I wonder if T is a river in the sense of 'riving' something in two or destroying it.

Because neither Teiglin/Taeglin, Thalos nor Thistle Brook seem to contain any of the cryptic elements of the...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 08:30 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is A the long elvish name for ATHELAS (ASEA...

Is A the long elvish name for ATHELAS (ASEA ARANION - aranion is a little bit like Eregion = Hollin) - or maybe ATHELAS itself?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 08:24 AM
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Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Ah - I didn't see the smaller map in the corner...

Ah - I didn't see the smaller map in the corner (have only seen the link on my phone) so was originally expecting all Third Age answers.

You mean you can pinpoint exactly where Third Age places...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 08:13 AM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. DIMBAR? If that's between two rivers. ...

1. DIMBAR? If that's between two rivers.

DIM + BAR.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
'Doriath to Lorien' for the password, perhaps?

'Doriath to Lorien' for the password, perhaps?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Ah, maybe the Italian word for dukes or earls,...

Ah, maybe the Italian word for dukes or earls, then. ;)

...

LINDON.

'A little later' means it's the 'I' (for igloo) that counts.

'LINE' shortened, plus DON.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-11-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 8,127
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Osgiliath was Gondor's original capital ... I...

Osgiliath was Gondor's original capital ... I *was* using 'capital' as the straight clue. ;)

Clearly not the right answer, though.

No other capitals seemed to work ... Caras Galadhon? Tirion? ...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2019, 01:20 PM
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Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
12. RATHLORIEL. Second name of Ascar. ...

12. RATHLORIEL.

Second name of Ascar.

(W)RATH plus 'law o' 'el.'
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2019, 01:00 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Or maybe Forests of Lorien? (One too many...

Or maybe Forests of Lorien?

(One too many letters for Lakes).

And I think 15 has to be Neldoreth.

...

11. OLD FOREST.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-10-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
9. Osgiliath? Alerted to this by the word...

9. Osgiliath?

Alerted to this by the word 'capital,' but it has most of Goliath in it, (or all, with a little scrambling).
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 06:47 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Is 5 Eregion, as per Mithalwen's guess?

Is 5 Eregion, as per Mithalwen's guess?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Got it! It's NELDORETH. LEN + ROD + THE.

Got it! It's NELDORETH.

LEN + ROD + THE.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
I think the scrambled article is EGG. ...

I think the scrambled article is EGG.

EGLAROND? I don't get the LENS bit, though.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
14. Estolad? 2. Ossiriand? Both...

14. Estolad?

2. Ossiriand?

Both guesses are because they sound like the phrases you used in the clues.

Region (last page) guessed because a region is an area.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Mith referring to Eregion has given me the idea...

Mith referring to Eregion has given me the idea that the 'area with trees' one is REGION.
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 09:55 AM
Replies: 8,127
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Posted By Pervinca Took
5. Rosie? Rose, from the balcony scene in R...

5. Rosie?

Rose, from the balcony scene in R and J, and the end of holly?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-09-2019, 07:12 AM
Replies: 8,127
Views: 293,007
Posted By Pervinca Took
Is Deadman's Dyke between two rivers, and did you...

Is Deadman's Dyke between two rivers, and did you just think it sounded like a pub name?
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