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Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-23-2005, 09:13 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 18,700
Posted By Nuranar
Pipe Better late than never!

Name: Incognita.

Quest: To hear "Well done, good and faithful servant!"

Favourite colour: White.

Most beloved Tolkien character: Beren Erchamion. I think perhaps he's overshadowed by...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 11-09-2005, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1,569
Views: 167,487
Posted By Nuranar
Dittos with Oromin on the long hair - mine's a...

Dittos with Oromin on the long hair - mine's a couple inches above my waist (and growing fast), but pinned up and bonneted, it's impossible to see. And I don't wear glasses, although I have them......
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 09-21-2005, 07:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,225
Posted By Nuranar
Boots <-- Get out your waders!

Yep! But it didn't need to actually sink in 1900. :(
Just add Austin to that statement and you've nailed it. ;) Seriously, though, if Dallas leaves you cold, pop on over to Fort Worth. This old...
Forum: The Books 09-19-2005, 10:04 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,778
Posted By Nuranar
Pipe I think Lal went straight to the nub of the...

I think Lal went straight to the nub of the matter: Personally, few things irritate me more than characters that aren't true to life. (Not that I'm for modernistic realism, by which I mean [to...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-13-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 234,341
Posted By Nuranar
I say all y'all better git goin' there quick. ...

I say all y'all better git goin' there quick. Y'all should know there ain't no such thang as soda or pop! It's all just coke. Yuh wanna coke? We got Dr Pepper, Sprite, Root Beer, Big Red...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 09-12-2005, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3,071
Views: 211,954
Posted By Nuranar
Fea's new outlawed skwerl is perfect. I need one...

Fea's new outlawed skwerl is perfect. I need one just like it - but with crosshairs. (http://forum.barrowdowns.com/showthread.php?p=413143#post413143) ;)
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-12-2005, 09:07 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 15,169
Posted By Nuranar
Melancholy Baby has a nice sound. :cool:

Melancholy Baby has a nice sound.

:cool:
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-12-2005, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 185,199
Posted By Nuranar
Teaming up with two of one's brothers, one's...

Teaming up with two of one's brothers, one's mother, and four miscellaneous AirSoft weapons, to trap a nasssty little thief - er, a nasty little pecan-stealing SKWERL - on the roof. :p
Forum: The Books 09-11-2005, 08:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,220
Posted By Nuranar
Lolidir, I understand what you're saying. ...

Lolidir, I understand what you're saying. Boromir88 originally asked several questions: But he was assuming that gold (or an intemperate desire for it) is the root of evil in Tolkien's world. You...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-10-2005, 08:18 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 185,199
Posted By Nuranar
A yellow crescent moon, sailing in a sky of...

A yellow crescent moon, sailing in a sky of scudding clouds.
A warm, blustery, dark night wind.
A hint of coolness that presages fall.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-10-2005, 08:15 PM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 234,341
Posted By Nuranar
After a week of waiting, figuring out you ordered...

After a week of waiting, figuring out you ordered the mIcroeconomics book when you needed the mAcroeconomics book. The test is in three days.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-10-2005, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3,216
Views: 234,341
Posted By Nuranar
Practice job interviews - with your parents. ...

Practice job interviews - with your parents. :eek: :confused:
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-09-2005, 09:54 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 185,199
Posted By Nuranar
Pecan praline ice cream. Soft pillows and...

Pecan praline ice cream.

Soft pillows and cool sheets on a hot summer/fall night.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-07-2005, 06:38 PM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 185,199
Posted By Nuranar
And I simply must assign biscuits to the Shire.

And I simply must assign biscuits to the Shire.
Forum: Elvenhome 09-06-2005, 12:28 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 45,506
Posted By Nuranar
Wow. Mith and Osse, you've really stepped up the...

Wow. Mith and Osse, you've really stepped up the plate to finish this out. Thanks so everyone who's written on this one. This quality of writing has been superb and challenging, and I've really...
Forum: The Books 09-03-2005, 05:24 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,220
Posted By Nuranar
I remember reading how the U.S. founders really...

I remember reading how the U.S. founders really struggled with the idea of greater freedom. For me, "freedom" and "liberty" don't mean quite the same thing. To me, liberty implies less control,...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 09-03-2005, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3,462
Views: 269,402
Posted By Nuranar
I like Lush's new one: And it goes along...

I like Lush's new one:

And it goes along with her location:

Which is, of course, the name of the song - "Whiskey in the Jar." I know words that are slightly different: "The shiny golden...
Forum: The Books 09-03-2005, 09:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,220
Posted By Nuranar
Power and money (or gold) aren't synonymous - but...

Power and money (or gold) aren't synonymous - but it's remarkable how closely related they are. We all want more money than we've got; if you had it, what would you do with it? Buy things. Keep...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-02-2005, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,824
Views: 185,199
Posted By Nuranar
It's hot here, so hot... two or three weeks around and above 100F...

I assign to the Shire...

Open windows, curtained with white muslin blowing in the cool breeze
Breezeways every which way through the house
Breezes that are cool
Air that is pleasantly warm and...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-02-2005, 10:30 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 16,440
Posted By Nuranar
Mary Fahl's "Going Home" makes me think of Sam -...

Mary Fahl's "Going Home" makes me think of Sam - well, of all the hobbits - and their love for the Shire, but not only of them. Of anyone, really, who loves his home and the land, anyone who's had...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 09-02-2005, 09:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,472
Posted By Nuranar
Pipe I was reading my Bible, in Isaiah, just a few...

I was reading my Bible, in Isaiah, just a few minutes ago and a verse really stood out to me. It's at the end of Chapter 5, and Isaiah is describing the coming of the nations - or specifically,...
Forum: The Books 08-31-2005, 03:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,220
Posted By Nuranar
Aha, one of the most mis-quoted sentences in the...

Aha, one of the most mis-quoted sentences in the entire Bible!

"For the love of money is a root of all kinds of evil." (I Timothy 6:10a, NIV, emphasis mine. Anyone want to share another...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-28-2005, 09:03 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 14,555
Posted By Nuranar
... grab Brother No. 1's Airsoft pistol and cock...

... grab Brother No. 1's Airsoft pistol and cock it as while breaking swiftly and silently for the front door. I'd quietly open the door, so as not to frighten off the game, then burst out shooting....
Forum: Elvenhome 08-21-2005, 01:34 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 45,506
Posted By Nuranar
Now I'm really mad. This is the second time -...

Now I'm really mad. This is the second time - and on this game, no less - that my subscription notification hasn't worked. I've been checking my control panel regularly, although I've been in the...
Forum: Elvenhome 07-27-2005, 01:56 PM
Replies: 473
Views: 45,506
Posted By Nuranar
Just perfect, m'dear. I'm glad you responded......

Just perfect, m'dear. I'm glad you responded... I was beginning to fear I had killed both threads at one fell swoop!
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