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Old 11-05-2006, 05:00 PM   #222
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Originally Posted by mark12_30
I've been pondering the gist of Mellonin's dream and here's what I think: Mellonin for logistical reasons can't be dreaming Nimrodel, since her brother is dreaming Amroth-- too incestuous, so to speak.
That didn't stop Tolkien: Turin. Niniel.

And although for a while she was heavily influenced by Mithrellas, having a Thing between her and Raefindan (so to speak) also seems somehow icky (or eeermy as Jorje would growl).
Yeah, I'm with you on this one.

So I've been hunting for alternatives.
Well, I think it's a clever idea and I'm glad you came to it, although I'm not convinced that all of the reasoning that got you there was entirely appropo. But hey.
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