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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 06:20 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Well, I have something I originally wrote as a...

Well, I have something I originally wrote as a filk. I could try it as a riddle.
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 05:55 PM
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Views: 171,281
Posted By Pervinca Took
It was a lovely poem, Urwen. And that YouTube...

It was a lovely poem, Urwen. And that YouTube cartoon you linked to looks beautiful. I will watch it when I have a little more time.

I've never written a riddle before, unless you count my 'pubs...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 04:37 PM
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Views: 171,281
Posted By Pervinca Took
I thought 'you' was Finduilas. Ah ... no....

I thought 'you' was Finduilas.

Ah ... no. She's the 'she' of verse 2.

Am not sure without looking it up ... is the 'you' Beleg?
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 04:19 PM
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Views: 171,281
Posted By Pervinca Took
Is this the guy who loved Finduilas? Gwindor, if...

Is this the guy who loved Finduilas? Gwindor, if I recall correctly, who also gave his (comradely) love to Turin?
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Then I think it's the Grey Company, because they...

Then I think it's the Grey Company, because they ride and the Fellowship don't (at least, not during the time they all travel together).

And I think it's either Elladan or Elrohir, as they are...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 10:43 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
OK ... I thought 1 seemed to point at...

OK ...

I thought 1 seemed to point at Halbarad, but apparently that means 'tall tower.'

GANDALF is the White Rider, and goes south. But although his name means 'Elf of the wand,' only the...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:53 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Banazir has most of 'nadir' in it, for *a* low...

Banazir has most of 'nadir' in it, for *a* low (noun). Erm ... and a bit of 'above.'

(Lack of capitals reflects how much hope I have that this is right!)
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:26 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Are we talking about a gardening riddle ... a...

Are we talking about a gardening riddle ... a soil sieve?
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
One would expect no less from a Took girl. Best...

One would expect no less from a Took girl. Best dressmakers in the Shire!
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:12 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Fish, then, because Sam hadn't guessed what...

Fish, then, because Sam hadn't guessed what Smeagol wanted?
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 09:06 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
:D Who wrote that? Or were you quoting from...

:D

Who wrote that? Or were you quoting from your own work? ;)

Could 5 be OLIPHAUNT, because oliphaunts are a lot taller than Sam?
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 06:54 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
FORTINBRAS: He’s here (or in Norway) because of...

FORTINBRAS: He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
ADRAHIL: Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is – crazy!
BILL: ...
Forum: Quiz Room Today, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
FORTINBRAS: He’s here (or in Norway) because of...

FORTINBRAS: He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
??R????: Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is – crazy!
BILL: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-15-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Not Barahir. A little less well-known, I think.

Not Barahir. A little less well-known, I think.
Forum: Quiz Room 03-15-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
What a great and apt anagram ! For both meanings...

What a great and apt anagram ! For both meanings of 'fair.'

You do realise that many a fair lady has fainted at the sound of Andrew Seear playing that very character?

All of which does not...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-15-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
?????????S: He’s here (or in Norway) because of...

?????????S: He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
??R????: Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is – crazy!
BILL: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-15-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
To make it easier: ?????????S: He’s here...

To make it easier:

?????????S: He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
??R????: Confused lad with a messy barnet, he...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-15-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
You're right about 'barnet' meaning 'hair,' but...

You're right about 'barnet' meaning 'hair,' but none of the remaining answers are hobbitish or Breeish. EDIT: SORRY - ONE OF THE REMAINING ANSWERS IS A HOBBIT. BUT ONLY ONE.

Can you work out...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-12-2019, 11:47 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
???S???: He’s here (or in Norway) because of...

???S???: He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
???R???: Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is – crazy!
BILL: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-12-2019, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
1. He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an...

1. He’s here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
TOM: He’s three quarters of a particle.
3. Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is – crazy!
BILL: Invoice him....
Forum: Quiz Room 03-12-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
And here's the next password ....

1. Hes here (or in Norway) because of what an armoured heroine might need.
2. Hes three quarters of a particle.
3. Confused lad with a messy barnet, he is crazy!
4. Invoice him.
5. Even...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-12-2019, 05:19 AM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
It's a fairish bet that Ivorwen probably died...

It's a fairish bet that Ivorwen probably died young; she isn't heard of again, and the Wild is still the Wild, as JRR said. ;)

A good password, indeed. :)

I'll have another one up shortly.

I...
Forum: Quiz Room 03-11-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
Is R RADHRUIN? 'Hard run' with 'I' for the...

Is R RADHRUIN? 'Hard run' with 'I' for the pronoun.
Forum: Quiz Room 03-11-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
I couldn't find proof that Ivorwen died young,...

I couldn't find proof that Ivorwen died young, though.
Forum: Quiz Room 03-11-2019, 05:10 PM
Replies: 4,627
Views: 224,401
Posted By Pervinca Took
IVORWEN's counsel shaped the future. She...

IVORWEN's counsel shaped the future. She supported the marriage of Arathorn and her daughter Gilraen, which led to the birth of Aragorn and the reuniting of the realms of Gondor and Arnor.
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