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Forum: Quiz Room 05-26-2018, 02:54 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Indeed! Well done, all.

Indeed! Well done, all.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-26-2018, 12:49 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
That's the one! You just needed to 'wind' elms a...

That's the one! You just needed to 'wind' elms a bit around boor and put boor amongst the elms a bit. ;)

I understand the frustration, Huey ... I have felt totally stumped by a lot of your clues,...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-25-2018, 11:24 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Galadriel, you would not *believe* how close...

Galadriel, you would not *believe* how close 'bore' is to that bit of the clue!

You may be more used to seeing the adjective related to the noun that forms that element of the clue.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-25-2018, 09:44 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Have you tried looking for a kind of tree?

Have you tried looking for a kind of tree?
Forum: Quiz Room 05-25-2018, 06:22 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
If it helps, the name of the original character,...

If it helps, the name of the original character, before he's parodied, begins with B too.

What single word could mean a rough and churlish fellow?
Forum: Quiz Room 05-22-2018, 01:56 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Well, you know the answer's a 'he' (obvious from...

Well, you know the answer's a 'he' (obvious from the clue), and you know it isn't Birdseye. If you're struggling, it might be from assuming that anything more than 'he' is part of the straight clue....
Forum: Quiz Room 05-20-2018, 02:21 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Indeed to all three! Orlon was Elrond. B: ...

Indeed to all three! Orlon was Elrond.

B: He’s a rough and churlish fellow, but amongst winding trees we see him more clearly.
ORLON: He’s Wellsian, but less sibilant. More direction....
Forum: Quiz Room 05-20-2018, 08:30 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Both correct! B: He’s a rough and churlish...

Both correct!

B: He’s a rough and churlish fellow, but amongst winding trees we see him more clearly.
O: He’s Wellsian, but less sibilant. More direction.
GODDAM: Demented canine in retreat:...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-20-2018, 03:06 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
There is no character in the password called...

There is no character in the password called Birdseye, but there is a list of the 'Bored of the Rings' names on Wikipedia. That's where I got some of the answers, as I didn't remember quite enough...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-19-2018, 04:00 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
It's not that hard. The answers all come from...

It's not that hard. The answers all come from the same place as Spam and Goddam. I had forgotten some of the other names, but I googled the book.

A book you got slightly cross at me for...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-18-2018, 11:58 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Most assuredly it is! 1. He’s a rough and...

Most assuredly it is!

1. He’s a rough and churlish fellow, but amongst winding trees we see him more clearly.
2. He’s Wellsian, but less sibilant. More direction.
GODDAM: Demented canine in...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-18-2018, 11:10 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
It's certainly SPAM, but it's certainly NOT from...

It's certainly SPAM, but it's certainly NOT from HOME! :D

1. He’s a rough and churlish fellow, but amongst winding trees we see him more clearly.
2. He’s Wellsian, but less sibilant. More...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-17-2018, 03:20 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Ah, I see! Thanks. :) A clue for the latest...

Ah, I see! Thanks. :)

A clue for the latest puzzle ... the answers all involve looking at Tolkien in a slightly unusual way. ;)

Bear that in mind, and look at clues 3 and 7.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-17-2018, 09:17 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
That was fun! Thanks, G55. :) What was the...

That was fun! Thanks, G55. :) What was the news element in the Edoras clue, though?

Speaking of fun, Huinesoron in particular is REALLY going to like this one! :D:D

1. He’s a rough and...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-17-2018, 06:07 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is 1 Akallabeth, which contains A plus LAKE and...

Is 1 Akallabeth, which contains A plus LAKE and refers to an island losing its bearings?

Although Alqualonde has AQUA, two L's, and mortals can't get its bearings, because it's hidden from them. ...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-17-2018, 12:55 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Does Alalminore have mineral (water) plus a (one)...

Does Alalminore have mineral (water) plus a (one) for the first clue? Not sure about the bearings/directions, though.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-17-2018, 12:08 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
EDORAS! A royal court, and finally found it...

EDORAS! A royal court, and finally found it amongst the words of the clue after wondering what the 'news' bit was about. I know Edoras would contain some of the king's subjects, but not sure about...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-16-2018, 11:24 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Oh ... is the password ABCDEF? Edit: With...

Oh ... is the password ABCDEF?

Edit: With DALE a mix of 'deal' for 'manage?'
Forum: Quiz Room 05-16-2018, 02:49 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Is 3 Crickhollow? A hollow for a crater, a crick...

Is 3 Crickhollow? A hollow for a crater, a crick is a pain and I guess a pinch hurts too, and Crickhollow became unsafe.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-16-2018, 02:25 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
2. Bree? (Brie/Sam's apples from Nob/Bob/both). ...

2. Bree? (Brie/Sam's apples from Nob/Bob/both).

6. Fornost? (Frost surrounding on (small version of one).
Forum: Quiz Room 05-16-2018, 12:02 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Con as in learn, or con as in deceive?

Con as in learn, or con as in deceive?
Forum: Quiz Room 05-15-2018, 10:56 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Great password! Can you tell us the correct...

Great password! Can you tell us the correct elements that make up Ancalagon, Nerwen?
Forum: Quiz Room 05-15-2018, 04:19 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Well, Tolkien said it first. He wrote a paper...

Well, Tolkien said it first. He wrote a paper with that title. ;)
Forum: Quiz Room 05-15-2018, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Maybe the password is dragon slayer? Hang on,...

Maybe the password is dragon slayer? Hang on, though ... those new answers don't have any Y's in them. Never mind. ;)

I was trying AA for the support group element, or GA when I was trying to get...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-15-2018, 10:03 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
BARD EREBOR _________ SMAUG BILBO ...

BARD
EREBOR
_________
SMAUG
BILBO
_________

A possible password of SLAYER could read upwards - every third letter along.
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