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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 10:39 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Correct! Well done, Huinesoron. 'In...

Correct! Well done, Huinesoron.

'In transit' was because the letters of ALDI had to go into transit, as well as the letters of MRIS needing to be scattered.

CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. ...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 05:07 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Another hint (or more a point to make it fairer...

Another hint (or more a point to make it fairer for all) - the shop you need for number 7 appears a lot in Europe, and I checked online and I believe it is in Australia and the USA too. But I don't...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 04:55 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Plus another is close, but I would not call that...

Plus another is close, but I would not call that specific place a refuge.

6 is composed from two fairly easy synonyms.

7 is composed from two perhaps somewhat harder synonyms.
Forum: Quiz Room 07-15-2018, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
None of the above names. One of the above places.

None of the above names. One of the above places.
Forum: Quiz Room 07-13-2018, 03:20 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
There aren't that many options left, surely? ;)

There aren't that many options left, surely? ;)
Forum: Quiz Room 07-07-2018, 03:44 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty...

CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty location?
TOL ERESSEA: He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
BAMFURLONG: See the...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-06-2018, 10:30 PM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
Nan Curunir is not one of the answers. Nan...

Nan Curunir is not one of the answers.

Nan doesn't have to *start* the answer!

They are all places where the Ringbearer found refuge. Tol Eressea is the odd one out because it's the only...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 07-06-2018, 04:08 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Happy birthday, Barrow-Wight! Eglerio!

Happy birthday, Barrow-Wight! Eglerio!
Forum: Quiz Room 07-06-2018, 10:16 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Both wrong, I'm afraid. If it makes it...

Both wrong, I'm afraid.

If it makes it easier, the theme is less broad than the password and is only *particular* refuges.

There is also an 'odd one out' amongst them.
Forum: Quiz Room 07-06-2018, 08:12 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty...

CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty location?
TOL ERESSEA: He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
BAMFURLONG: See the...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-04-2018, 09:15 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
CRICKHOLLOW: Tessís kindest boss. Empty...

CRICKHOLLOW: Tessís kindest boss. Empty location?
TOL ERESSEA: He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
BAMFURLONG: See the...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-04-2018, 02:48 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
Correct!

CRICKHOLLOW: Tessís kindest boss. Empty location?
TOL ERESSEA: He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
3. See the fairiesí...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-04-2018, 12:08 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty...

CRICKHOLLOW: Tess’s kindest boss. Empty location?
2. He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
3. See the fairies’ midwife dance...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-03-2018, 05:19 PM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
And here it is!

1. Tessís kindest boss. Empty location?
2. He turns back (as did his wife, with dire consequences), before Saruman initially meets the ocean here.
3. See the fairiesí midwife dance backwards Ė...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-03-2018, 01:49 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
What do you have in mind? I didn't write the two...

What do you have in mind? I didn't write the two I have with the thought of an anniversary. I knew we were getting near to page 100, but hadn't realised quite how close we were. And I hadn't thought...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-03-2018, 08:53 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Well done, Nerwen! And well done with another...

Well done, Nerwen! And well done with another very tough set of clues, Hs. You are certainly teaching me new things!

I have a couple ready, but my laptop is at home, so I can't post one until...
Forum: Quiz Room 07-01-2018, 01:09 PM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
It's the heat ....

It's the heat ....
Forum: Quiz Room 07-01-2018, 04:43 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
Germany? ELVELLON have an album called...

Germany?

ELVELLON have an album called 'Until Dawn,' and they're all birds.

:D

Their music sounds really good, anyway. I couldn't find a direct Tolkien link, but maybe I didn't look hard...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-29-2018, 01:59 PM
Replies: 3,989
Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
I've nothing to add to that, G55, but would like...

I've nothing to add to that, G55, but would like you to know how much I love your cheery daffodil avatar. Yes, I know it's not new. I've just never said it before. ;)
Forum: Quiz Room 06-29-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 3,989
Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
EOS. A Greek goddess known as dawn bird,...

EOS.

A Greek goddess known as dawn bird, according to Wikipedia (so it must be right, yeah? :D)
Forum: Quiz Room 06-29-2018, 06:59 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
There is Aethon, sometimes written as Ethon in...

There is Aethon, sometimes written as Ethon in English. It's the name of the eagle who tormented Prometheus (by eating his liver every night, I believe. Not sure if Chianti was readily available...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-29-2018, 06:40 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Nerwen's answer sounds pretty convincing, so ......

Nerwen's answer sounds pretty convincing, so ... the remaining E clue.

The hint that classic could be 'classical' had me looking at operas ... but I could only find Vogel ... and lark is out...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-29-2018, 01:36 AM
Replies: 3,989
Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
Tolkien thought of giving Bilbo a wife, of...

Tolkien thought of giving Bilbo a wife, of course, and making the hero of LOTR his son, but decided against it. AFAIK, he never created a wife for him or gave her a name.

I believe years ago there...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-28-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 3,989
Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
Maybe they don't have Tolkien in common, at least...

Maybe they don't have Tolkien in common, at least directly?

Although you said there were no more 'film' clues.

There was an invented elf-maiden in the LOTR musical, called ELRANIEN.

She...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-28-2018, 09:40 AM
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Views: 180,542
Posted By Pervinca Took
And the third part of E seems to suggest the War...

And the third part of E seems to suggest the War of Wrath, but Este was a wrong guess and Eonwe is male.

There's ELBERETH ....

Or is it ELWING, in bird form?
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