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Forum: Quiz Room 11-13-2018, 11:36 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
There's a jewellery company called Pandora. ...

There's a jewellery company called Pandora.

There's also an online music streaming service, or something.

Arkenstone? Ainulindale? Can only be seen as very metaphorical wanderers.

P.S. ...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-13-2018, 07:04 AM
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Not at all sure I was right, and hadn't thought...

Not at all sure I was right, and hadn't thought of 'saint' for patron, just as Aragorn as Eomer's patron as Rohan is part of his kingdom.

You forgot the Pandora who was Adrian Mole's first...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-13-2018, 01:14 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
S - STRIDER, and a reference to his relationship...

S - STRIDER, and a reference to his relationship with Eomer?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-13-2018, 12:52 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Why 'not a game,' though ... is it because some...

Why 'not a game,' though ... is it because some football teams are -------- Rovers? Or a reference to the toy dog in Roverandom?

A - AMROD? No better reason than 'Rod' appearing in Pandora and...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 04:55 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Well, our dogs used to like pigs' ears at one...

Well, our dogs used to like pigs' ears at one point.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 04:37 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
R ... ROVERANDOM, with random for chance? I...

R ... ROVERANDOM, with random for chance? I don't know about the game bit, though.

Maybe A is ARIEN? 'Aren't I' with the T left out?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Amarie ... but did she wander? I think she...

Amarie ... but did she wander? I think she stayed put.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 09:13 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is R RANGERS - perhaps referring to a game of...

Is R RANGERS - perhaps referring to a game of some sort? I believe there's a game called Space Rangers.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 09:01 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is the W one WIZARD? Maybe it's 2 letters of...

Is the W one WIZARD? Maybe it's 2 letters of separation from 'ward' for 'keep' rather than from the zoological genera I was looking through.

They're generally wandering, if they're doing their...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 07:15 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Just to get it on this page ... Edit: ...

Just to get it on this page ...



Edit: Almost the same guess twice, but SHARKEY for the last clue, for the same reasons as before?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 07:13 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Dorwinion for D? Not sure about the wandering...

Dorwinion for D? Not sure about the wandering bit, though. Unless the wine causes the mind to wander? ;)

EDIT: The location of Dorwinion wandered over time. Tolkien once located it somewhere on...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2018, 12:39 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Might sound an odd guess, but how about WANDERING...

Might sound an odd guess, but how about WANDERING for the password? Or WANDERERS?

...

I've just looked for a Roman name for Pandora, but there isn't one. However, there is another Greek one:...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-11-2018, 05:07 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is it RANA, the wayward moon, anagram of ARAN,...

Is it RANA, the wayward moon, anagram of ARAN, the Quenya word for king?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-11-2018, 11:09 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
6. A wild guess at EORL, who has three 'ways'...

6. A wild guess at EORL, who has three 'ways' (directional letters) in his name.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-08-2018, 10:49 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
4. Don't know about sup, but the SOLOSIMPE pipe...

4. Don't know about sup, but the SOLOSIMPE pipe on the western beach of Eldamar.

And I think Limpe (found in the word) is a kind of mead.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-07-2018, 01:07 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
ENSIGN or SIGNET would both kind of work as...

ENSIGN or SIGNET would both kind of work as ornaments, but I can't get from either of those to an answer.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-07-2018, 04:59 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
I thought it meant use some letters that are...

I thought it meant use some letters that are palatal or nasal consonants.

There is a palatal nasal sound, but I think it can only be written in phonetic script.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-06-2018, 11:38 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Or possibly Mallorn?

Or possibly Mallorn?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-05-2018, 01:36 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Ham or Hamfast?

Ham or Hamfast?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 08:39 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Hang on ... pickle IS mentioned! At the...

Hang on ... pickle IS mentioned! At the Unexpected Party. But in the same sentence as cold chicken, not ham.

Does 'getting colder' have a second, culinary meaning?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Herbs and stewed rabbit? Or maybe bacon and...

Herbs and stewed rabbit?

Or maybe bacon and mushrooms, served by Mrs Maggot?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 07:44 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
7 suggests pork, which could be an accompaniment...

7 suggests pork, which could be an accompaniment to pickle, and might work if the theme were flotsam and jetsam. :D

Otherwise, pickle could mean FIX, a favourite word of Sam's. Or perhaps it is...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 07:38 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is 2 something to do with misery, as that is what...

Is 2 something to do with misery, as that is what Pandora unleashed from the box, and the first four letters of it are an anagram of 'is me?"

Are we looking for the elvish for misery, or something?
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 07:26 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
That's a good one! I was thinking of steel,...

That's a good one! I was thinking of steel, because I believe it's iron sort of jumbled with some air to make it more durable, but I didn't realise it was an anagram of Estel.
Forum: Quiz Room 10-31-2018, 11:00 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
DAIN: Me, subjectively, plus him ... for him...

DAIN: Me, subjectively, plus him ... for him .... (Well, in a roundabout sort of way).
WILDERLAND: The prairies!
ARKENSTONE: It’s Undomiel’s monument, with a slight modification.
RIVENDELL: ...
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