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Forum: The Books 10-02-2002, 08:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,678
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting I have always seen Elven singing- and other's- as...

I have always seen Elven singing- and other's- as orenda. It's a foreign word that roughly translates to "singing magic". As powerful as prayer, but more ambigous- not so central to any particular...
Forum: The Books 10-02-2002, 07:47 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,240
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting [My gooodness, I'm not really smart enough to...

[My gooodness, I'm not really smart enough to debate firmly in this! Still, I have my own two cents...]



And if I'm not mistaken, early Christians (especially Catholics) took old pagan myths...
Forum: The Books 09-08-2002, 04:09 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 51,410
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Excuse me, I should have made things clearer. I...

Excuse me, I should have made things clearer. I meant to say that in reading his sociologist's Conflict theory you start to agree with him. However, his view on anti-Capitalism didn't turn out so...
Forum: The Books 09-06-2002, 03:49 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 51,410
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting I think the most interesting type of villian is...

I think the most interesting type of villian is one you can agree with. For instance, Magneto in X-Men. He saw how some humans could not deal with other "races" and this shaped how he thought the...
Forum: The Books 08-26-2002, 04:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,808
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting You're right, there were 14 some Ainur, but there...

You're right, there were 14 some Ainur, but there were only 9 Valar. (Those were the Ainur who were sent to earth and so got a new special name.) Although to be REALLY specific, there were only...
Forum: The Books 08-25-2002, 11:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,808
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting There were five Istari of course, and at the end...

There were five Istari of course, and at the end when they were leaving to Valinor, there were five travelers- Galadriel, Elrond, Gandalf, Bilbo, and Frodo.
Forum: The Books 08-05-2002, 12:22 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 10,323
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Ohh, a lovely little thread here! ...

Ohh, a lovely little thread here!



Hmmm. Okay, imagine on your first day of school, you're faced with all kinds of tall, intellegent people, and you feel very out of place. You can't find...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-05-2002, 11:58 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,835
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting I got Legolas! I *always* get him. Why? Just...

I got Legolas! I *always* get him. Why? Just once, I'm going to answer everything backwards and get someone else. This getting him ever dang time is a little freaky. o.0
Forum: The Books 08-01-2002, 07:20 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 51,410
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Hmmm. Good question. I used to write everything,...

Hmmm. Good question. I used to write everything, but once I learned to type without staring at the keys and searching for every flipping letter, I find I mostly type stuff. It makes it SO much easier...
Forum: The Books 07-30-2002, 05:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,620
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Actually, if I *had* to put Mordor anywhere, I'd...

Actually, if I *had* to put Mordor anywhere, I'd go with North Dakota...
Forum: The Books 07-30-2002, 09:26 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 11,993
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting I would personally concede that Melkor and Sauron...

I would personally concede that Melkor and Sauron were *physically* stronger, than Gandalf. The Istari were cloaked in the appearence of old men so that they would know weariness, and anger, and...
Forum: The Movies 07-30-2002, 08:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,216
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Liv Tyler was also in "Inventing the Abbots". It...

Liv Tyler was also in "Inventing the Abbots". It was this weird T.V. movie I ended up watching on a trip. There was this one part where she has her hair up in a tight bun and her flannel shirt is...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-30-2002, 08:44 AM
Replies: 761
Views: 38,876
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting He, these are all so funny! obloquy: I am...

He, these are all so funny!

obloquy: I am nerver tearse, rather I like to discuss the nit-pickiets topic for hours. Off topic ones are even better!

Talking Hawk: (And if she ever says this, I...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-30-2002, 08:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,651
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting If poor Pippin was the Ringbearer, we would be in...

If poor Pippin was the Ringbearer, we would be in serious trouble. smilies/frown.gif He'd probably drop it down a well! And when he looked into the Palantir? Eek. Not good.
Legolas or Gimli would...
Forum: The Books 07-30-2002, 08:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,620
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting However, if we're stating that any volcano is...

However, if we're stating that any volcano is Mount Doom, Hawaii is the ancient place of Mordor! (or anywhere else in the Ring of Fire, or whatever it's called- geography is failing me at the...
Forum: The Books 07-29-2002, 08:42 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,575
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting First off, thank you!, but I think in the...

First off, thank you!, but I think in the appendics it implied that she died almost right after Aragorn did. At least she left Gondor and died in Lorien, so I wouldn't give it more than a year...
Forum: The Books 07-29-2002, 07:01 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 11,993
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting First off, let me say I am wholly believing in...

First off, let me say I am wholly believing in your theory. However, there was one note in the other thread, and if you would allow me to dredge it up, I wish to question it's proof:


This...
Forum: The Books 07-29-2002, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,661
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Oooh, ghosts then. Thank you! However, one...

Oooh, ghosts then. Thank you! However, one question: If they used fear as thier weapon, and the "bad guys" could not stand against them, but the "good guys" could at least try to stand against the...
Forum: The Books 07-29-2002, 06:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,575
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Erm, Tolkien didn't ever state my theory, but: ...

Erm, Tolkien didn't ever state my theory, but:

I always thought she didn't age, or get sick, or anything of that nature, but stayed "Elf-like" (remember, all the inhabitants of Gondor said she...
Forum: The Movies 07-29-2002, 01:40 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 12,335
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Christopher Lee played Count Dooku in the latest...

Christopher Lee played Count Dooku in the latest Star Wars movie, Attack of the Clones. There ya go!<P> Old as you feel, hmm? I'll have to remember that...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-29-2002, 01:30 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,100
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting Legolas in a Loriel advertisment? That's not, um,...

Legolas in a Loriel advertisment? That's not, um, the one when they make odd noises, is it? o_0

What about Galadriel in a light bulb advert? "You can have your rooms shine like me, without all...
Forum: The Movies 07-29-2002, 01:21 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 12,335
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting That's funny! I've seen Elijah in Flipper, and...

That's funny! I've seen Elijah in Flipper, and Liv Tyler in "Inventing the Abbots" <She was this farm girl, that was eerie> and Cate Blanchett in... um, something. And of course, Christopher Lee...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-29-2002, 01:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,126
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting I also think the Star Wars theme is almost...

I also think the Star Wars theme is almost identical to "Mars," and that "Cristofori's Dream" is perfect for the Elves when they must leave ME: Angelic, sweet, and terribly sad, so I may just be...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 07-28-2002, 09:47 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,559
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting How about Aragorn singing "I just can't wait to...

How about Aragorn singing "I just can't wait to be King" from the Lion King movie? Eeire, no? smilies/smile.gif
Forum: The Books 07-28-2002, 09:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,661
Posted By Anna Licumo
Sting The spirit description makes them more like...

The spirit description makes them more like ghosts, but what I've heard of ghosts implies thier manifest cannot harm nor touch people. They must have in the War, so where they in fact zombies? Hmmm....
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