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Forum: Novices and Newcomers 10-30-2008, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,915
Posted By MatthewM
Indeed the scariest part of The Lord of the Rings...

Indeed the scariest part of The Lord of the Rings has to be The Barrow-Downs. Just read that chapter up until Bombadil's rescue and try not to feel cold, abandoned, and just plain scared. Definitely...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-14-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,613
Posted By MatthewM
Well I must say I do appreciate all this...

Well I must say I do appreciate all this feedback! I wasn't really thinking that deep about the name, I've usually used MatthewM on various boards, but I'm bored of it. There's nothing wrong with it,...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 10-13-2008, 03:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,613
Posted By MatthewM
New Username

Hey admins and everybody on the 'Downs. I've been absent as of late, but I hope to be more consistent! I have tried a couple of times to get in touch with the admins about this question but have had...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 10-13-2008, 02:48 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,076
Posted By MatthewM
Everyone, as big of a rock n' roller as I am,...

Everyone, as big of a rock n' roller as I am, loving most of those bands you listed, Middle-earth just doesn't fit in my opinion with that music. Maybe a couple of chords strung together with a...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 10-09-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 31,384
Posted By MatthewM
I am interested :)

I am interested :)
Forum: The Movies 10-09-2008, 07:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,732
Posted By MatthewM
Lol did you make that up?

Lol did you make that up?
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 10-09-2008, 07:47 AM
Replies: 390
Views: 31,384
Posted By MatthewM
It definitely has been awhile! I will try to get...

It definitely has been awhile! I will try to get my hands on a good microphone...I don't know if I recorded all my parts yet but I will look that over later next week...busy school time! Anyway, good...
Forum: The Movies 10-02-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,732
Posted By MatthewM
I have started some threads like this in the past...

I have started some threads like this in the past - I love the music of the trilogy so much. I listen to the score on a regular basis. I, too, connect with these songs not only because they remind me...
Forum: The Movies 10-02-2008, 09:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,506
Posted By MatthewM
William - I have read these quotes before. What...

William - I have read these quotes before. What does everybody think Tolkien meant that "young Americans are involved in the stories in a way I am not"? That's kind of odd and I don't rightfully...
Forum: The Books 08-25-2008, 07:39 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,298
Posted By MatthewM
Good question skip! I never thought about it, but...

Good question skip! I never thought about it, but now that you bring it up...why didn't Legolas help more? Did he just look the other way when Boromir and Aragorn were toiling and breaking their...
Forum: The Movies 08-25-2008, 07:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,341
Posted By MatthewM
I think that's great news! Listen, the trilogy...

I think that's great news! Listen, the trilogy has its problems, but I owe so much to those movies. I can't wait for the Hobbit written by PJ and co.!!!
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 08-25-2008, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,615
Posted By MatthewM
I think Tolkien leaves a lot of room for both...

I think Tolkien leaves a lot of room for both fate and chance. However, I believe there is always some higher power turning the wheels.
Forum: The Books 08-12-2008, 07:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,536
Posted By MatthewM
radagastly is right. Boromir pressed Denethor to...

radagastly is right. Boromir pressed Denethor to even let him go on the errand. Boromir wanted the meaning of a riddle, not the Ring until he saw it.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 08-12-2008, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,214
Posted By MatthewM
Um...WOW! The poster tried relating his post...

Um...WOW!

The poster tried relating his post to LotR, sadly he failed as it's The Prancing Pony, not Dancing!
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-31-2008, 03:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,156
Posted By MatthewM
lol, nobody is picking on you! I like you! ...

lol, nobody is picking on you! I like you!

Treasures does sound nicer though :)
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-29-2008, 09:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,156
Posted By MatthewM
I think you're right - "spoils" is not really the...

I think you're right - "spoils" is not really the right word! lol.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-29-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,156
Posted By MatthewM
I have endless LotR stuff! I don't mean to brag,...

I have endless LotR stuff! I don't mean to brag, but I really have a room FULL of Tolkien stuff. I have a showroom china cabinet which houses most of my Tolkien collectibles such as 50+ action...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-25-2008, 10:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,189
Posted By MatthewM
Pipe What a great topic! I can completely identify...

What a great topic! I can completely identify with being badgered by non-believers, and could go in depth about circumstances I've been in. There's been many! Just recently, actually, I was in the...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-23-2008, 06:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,277
Posted By MatthewM
I don't know who you are, but welcome back!

I don't know who you are, but welcome back!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 07-23-2008, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,295
Posted By MatthewM
Thanks!:)

Thanks!:)
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 07-22-2008, 02:36 PM
Replies: 3,529
Views: 235,388
Posted By MatthewM
Thank you all for the b-day wishes! I'm a month...

Thank you all for the b-day wishes! I'm a month and change late, sorry, I didn't know this thread existed! Thanks again!

EDIT: Happy birthday Legate!
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 07-22-2008, 12:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,295
Posted By MatthewM
Which admin to PM?

Hello and good afternoon to all admins. I have a minor question I would like to ask the admins that isn't on the FAQ, and I'd rather not make a public post of it. Which admin would I be able to PM...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-21-2008, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,383
Posted By MatthewM
Well look what happened to Boromir...he...

Well look what happened to Boromir...he entered...and came out changed. Thus, leading to his death.

I think the whole passage through Lorien is a test of will and spirit - if you fail, you might...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-10-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 31,384
Posted By MatthewM
Wow...you have a GREAT voice!

Wow...you have a GREAT voice!
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 07-08-2008, 10:31 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,087
Posted By MatthewM
That's a nice idea Nogrod...I wouldn't be able to...

That's a nice idea Nogrod...I wouldn't be able to help much because I haven't read the Silm :eek:

Concerning this project, there could be about 2 female roles. The narrator could be female, and...
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