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Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter Today, 02:11 PM
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Views: 5,342
Posted By Galadriel55
I'm the opposite, I guess. Knowing something bad...

I'm the opposite, I guess. Knowing something bad that you can prevent and not speaking up or doing anything about it just frustrates me so much. "Sorry your pie burned. I could tell it was burning in...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter Today, 11:52 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,342
Posted By Galadriel55
Does it not bother anyone else that every time...

Does it not bother anyone else that every time there is some surprise revelation Gandalf goes "Oh yeah, I knew that for a long time!". I think the only one he admitted to not knowing or suspecting...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter Today, 08:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,343
Posted By Galadriel55
I would argue that in book IV we see Faramir as...

I would argue that in book IV we see Faramir as an individual. Here, we see Faramir as a leader, a commander, a political figure. We might have liked him as an individual (especially compared to...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter Yesterday, 10:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,343
Posted By Galadriel55
To add a quick point to a long discussion [which...

To add a quick point to a long discussion [which I admittedly haven't read yet]:

This chapter highlights the importance of other characters' opinions in forming our own. We learn to love Faramir...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter Yesterday, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,755
Posted By Galadriel55
Meanwhile, 7 years later

Thanks to Formendacil's regular and methodical CbC impressions I started reading odd chapters again and actually posting thoughts instead of putting them away in a mental drawer. I'm jumping the gun...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs Yesterday, 09:00 PM
Replies: 823
Views: 91,979
Posted By Galadriel55
it just struck me today that the oldest members...

it just struck me today that the oldest members of the forum (and in fact the forum itself) are turning 18 this year, a sort of Downer Coming of Age. Now we have a LOTR coming of age thread for...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers Yesterday, 08:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,201
Posted By Galadriel55
With all the talk about Saruman characters, I...

With all the talk about Saruman characters, I can't believe this scene has not been discussed yet (searched the thread, didn't come up, but might have missed a small mention).

I was just reading...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-21-2018, 05:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,450
Posted By Galadriel55
That is certainly a lovely detail. But I find it...

That is certainly a lovely detail. But I find it odd that Faramir asks the hobbits if they have a similar custom, and Frodo should feel ashamed not to. It's like asking someone from a different...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-21-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Zil and Pom!

Happy birthday Zil and Pom!
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-20-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,142
Posted By Galadriel55
Interesting. I always had a liking for this...

Interesting. I always had a liking for this chapter - it might not have been a favourite, but it left a full feeling. It's a rich chapter and I guess I like the flavour. I find most of the Gollum...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-20-2018, 08:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,181
Posted By Galadriel55
Especially since Faramir is the younger brother...

Especially since Faramir is the younger brother and considered a tad too soft hearted, nose-in-books and not meeting reality with due firmness type of guy, by the rest of the family. Would Boromir...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-19-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,181
Posted By Galadriel55
That's a really interesting point, and something...

That's a really interesting point, and something I never thoughr about. Gollum would have died at his highest point since finding the Ring. But there is a certain theme among LOTR's wrongdoers....
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-18-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Menel!

Happy birthday Menel!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-18-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By Galadriel55
Turgon is never there for the discussion but...

Turgon is never there for the discussion but shows up to vote often enough not to get kicked out.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-16-2018, 05:57 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy 40th, Mac!

Happy 40th, Mac!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-09-2018, 05:26 AM
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Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Rumil and Nessa!

Happy birthday Rumil and Nessa!
Forum: Quiz Room 10-08-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4,312
Views: 198,130
Posted By Galadriel55
Is the password Riddles?

Is the password Riddles?
Forum: Quiz Room 10-08-2018, 09:19 AM
Replies: 4,312
Views: 198,130
Posted By Galadriel55
... is it an egg?

... is it an egg?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-07-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Lindale!

Happy birthday Lindale!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-04-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Seconded! Happy birthday Hook!

Seconded! Happy birthday Hook!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-01-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Mark!

Happy birthday Mark!
Forum: Quiz Room 09-30-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 4,312
Views: 198,130
Posted By Galadriel55
Gsndalf as a serial harasser? You know what, I...

Gsndalf as a serial harasser? You know what, I might just buy it. :p


Is 2 Underhill?
Forum: Quiz Room 09-30-2018, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4,312
Views: 198,130
Posted By Galadriel55
I was working with old=not new in #9, but given...

I was working with old=not new in #9, but given that you already have Old Took and Old Man Willow I'm not sure how much more Old you can fit in one password.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 09-30-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 3,666
Views: 276,711
Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthdy Lalwende!

Happy birthdy Lalwende!
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-29-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,940
Posted By Galadriel55
Can we can more than one gift? Also for...

Can we can more than one gift?
Also for Galadriel: a display case to show off the pictures she will draw, the stories she will write, the music she will compose, the crafts projects she will build,...
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