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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:01 PM
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Posted By Formendacil
WIZARDS But one or two letters of separation keep...

WIZARDS But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
A "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
NOLDOR Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
DUNEDAIN On a western...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 01:26 PM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
WIZARDS But one or two letters of separation keep...

WIZARDS But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
A "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
NOLDOR Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
D On a western beach we...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 07:01 AM
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Posted By Formendacil
Thumbs up No to the Pandora guess, no to Saruman, no to...

No to the Pandora guess, no to Saruman, no to Eggs & Bacon, buuuuuuut....

W But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
A "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
NOLDOR Too...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 08:00 PM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Not the thinking here. On the "pickle" part,...

Not the thinking here.

On the "pickle" part, I'll give away that it helps if you think about different kinds or flavours of pickles.
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 07:25 PM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Indeed it is! 1. But one or two letters...

Indeed it is!


1. But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
2. "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
NOLDOR Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
4. On a...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 01:45 PM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
I'm afraid not. I will reveal with that...

I'm afraid not.

I will reveal with that clue, however, that the final answer is an anagram of another word for "king."
Forum: Quiz Room 11-08-2018, 12:54 PM
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Posted By Formendacil
Alas, no.

Alas, no.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-08-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
1. But one or two letters of separation keep this...

1. But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
2. "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
NOLDOR Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
4. On a western beach we sup....
Forum: Quiz Room 11-08-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Huinsoron is exactly right on #3: NOLDOR: too...

Huinsoron is exactly right on #3: NOLDOR: too dignified to be known as mere "gnomes." And if you take a late-era take that Noldor should be spelt Ņoldor, then the "palatal nasal" found in Italian and...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-07-2018, 04:15 PM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
I did a double take there! I totally wrote the...

I did a double take there! I totally wrote the wrong word in the clue. It should be "epithet," not ornament.

A complicated clue needn't be nonsense!
Forum: Quiz Room 11-07-2018, 11:42 AM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
I'll give away that the reference in this clue is...

I'll give away that the reference in this clue is to something with "gn" in it--but that doesn't necessarily mean that it's in the answer.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-06-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
No to both. To my mind, the "palatal nasal"...

No to both.

To my mind, the "palatal nasal" part is probably the key part of the clue... but I'll admit I had to Google it to put it in there in the first place, so hopefully it's not muddying the...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-05-2018, 04:46 AM
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Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
No and no.

No and no.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 08:33 AM
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Posted By Formendacil
Getting colder, I fear...

Getting colder, I fear...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 08:03 AM
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Posted By Formendacil
There's no connection in my mind to misery in...

There's no connection in my mind to misery in this answer, though fertile minds can probably dredge up some connection if they try hard enough. It'd be a red herring to bark at, though.



You're...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-04-2018, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
1. But one or two letters of separation keep this...

1. But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
2. "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
3. Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
4. On a western beach we sup....
Forum: Quiz Room 11-03-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
No on both--though the thinking behind Nori is...

No on both--though the thinking behind Nori is probably right.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-03-2018, 10:21 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Pipe 1. But one or two letters of separation keep this...

1. But one or two letters of separation keep this genus from the Dark Lord.
2. "Is me?" quoth Pandora.
3. Too dignified to be cut down to a palatal nasal epithet.
4. On a western beach we sup.
5....
Forum: Quiz Room 10-31-2018, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Have to finish actually making one... I post here...

Have to finish actually making one... I post here to be accountable that I shall do it!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 10-23-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 2,226
Views: 189,022
Posted By Formendacil
And my axe!

And my axe!
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-23-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,467
Posted By Formendacil
White Tree Also not reading the whole thread just yet. ;-) ...

Also not reading the whole thread just yet. ;-)

I think you'd be right about loving Faramir more for his rumour than his deeds if you're referring to Pippin. If you're referring to us, the...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-23-2018, 06:10 AM
Replies: 4,372
Views: 203,249
Posted By Formendacil
Is the Password "DWARVES?"

Is the Password "DWARVES?"
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-20-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,212
Posted By Formendacil
White Tree I must vehemently disagree with my former self!...

I must vehemently disagree with my former self! Whether it is because I am older and wiser (less in need of gaudy action than my teenaged self) or because my circumstances of reading are different,...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-20-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,244
Posted By Formendacil
Question There's actually one other "spared wrongdoer"...

There's actually one other "spared wrongdoer" example right here in this chapter: Frodo and Sam! Technically speaking, as we learned in the previous chapter, they are trespassers in Gondor and ought...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 10-19-2018, 06:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,244
Posted By Formendacil
Pipe A quick chapter--but not quick enough to warrant...

A quick chapter--but not quick enough to warrant this being only the tenth post on this thread! This chapter pivots the whole relationship between Frodo and Gollum, thereby shifting the whole plot to...
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