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Forum: The Books 03-10-2004, 04:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,061
Posted By inglorion
I think glorfindel has made a point here. The...

I think glorfindel has made a point here. The Rings of Power were indeed created with the thought of the elements: water, air, and fire. The Sun is not associated with fire, but with Light, which is...
Forum: The Books 03-08-2004, 06:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,324
Posted By inglorion
Hot, crispy nice hobbit: I think you...

Hot, crispy nice hobbit:

I think you misunderstand one thing about Durin's Bane, which is that no one knew what the terror was the moria held. Everyone called it Durin's Bane and everyone knew...
Forum: The Books 03-06-2004, 07:06 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,061
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril Doing well guys. Interesting thread. On...

Doing well guys. Interesting thread.

On Narya: I am inclined to believe the Balrog could wield the power of Narya provided he possessed it, which certainly was not the case, since possessor of...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-23-2004, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,366
Posted By inglorion
Sting Lorien and Rivendell would probably come to look...

Lorien and Rivendell would probably come to look like old Ost-in-Edhil, or Hollin as it is called when the Company passes through it. This is what Gandalf has to say about it:



After which...
Forum: The Books 01-23-2004, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,825
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril The actual text is: 'Another point...

The actual text is:



'Another point of power' seems to refer to some external source of input besides the one Sauron is providing. Gandalf himself says he had some part in the escape of the...
Forum: The Books 01-16-2004, 11:16 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 9,238
Posted By inglorion
Sting This is also a quote from Treebeard. He speaks of...

This is also a quote from Treebeard. He speaks of the days when Elves taught them to speak, before the 'Great Darkness' came. The Old Forest and Fangorn were once connected as one big Wood over the...
Forum: Quiz Room 01-14-2004, 03:58 PM
Replies: 408
Views: 44,803
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril 'Now is the hour come, Riders of the Mark, sons...

'Now is the hour come, Riders of the Mark, sons of Eorl! Foes and fire are before you, and your homes far behind. Yet, though you fight upon an alien field, the glory that you reap there shall be...
Forum: Quotable Quotes 01-06-2003, 06:36 AM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 949,679
Posted By inglorion
Sting Yes, it is. Theoden to the Eorlingas and...

Yes, it is.

Theoden to the Eorlingas and everyone else nearby.

Arise now, arise, Riders of Theoden!
Dire deeds awake, dark is it eastward.
Let horse be bridled, horn be sounded!
Forth...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-04-2003, 04:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,777
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril Two things: 1. You forgot to mention Gildor in...

Two things:
1. You forgot to mention Gildor in your list, which I find quite upsetting smilies/wink.gif
2. If there is something like 'the greatest elf' it would certainly be Ingwe, leader of the...
Forum: Quiz Room 05-22-2002, 02:11 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 10,644
Posted By inglorion
Sting Sorry Lothiriel, I thought I was in 'Novices...

Sorry Lothiriel,

I thought I was in 'Novices & Newcomers', when I read this thread.
Forum: Quiz Room 05-22-2002, 02:10 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 10,644
Posted By inglorion
Sting I think this thread should be in the 'Quiz Room'....

I think this thread should be in the 'Quiz Room'. I'll ask a question...eeehhmmm... what does the ELVEN-word 'rath' mean?

greetings,
lathspell
Forum: The Books 05-22-2002, 01:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,570
Posted By inglorion
Sting hmm... I forgot the many shafts of light. It...

hmm... I forgot the many shafts of light. It might be that he slipped through one of those.
I don't see the point of Gollum creeping up hills, how that could help him with the Eastgate. Can...
Forum: The Books 05-20-2002, 03:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,570
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril All in all it appears Gollum found a way to climb...

All in all it appears Gollum found a way to climb in through the balcony - and out again as well.
Why does an enormous underground city, which spans over many square miles, like Moria, only have...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-13-2002, 06:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,152
Posted By inglorion
Sting As Tolkien said many of them are still in the...

As Tolkien said many of them are still in the Northern Waste. 'Only' five of them are known to have come southwards. These dragons have found a home in the mountain range at the northside of the...
Forum: The Books 05-12-2002, 03:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,191
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril I think Sauron relied more on the ruggedness of...

I think Sauron relied more on the ruggedness of the terrain, the Mountains of Shadow and of Ash, then on misty incantations, which I don't believe are his style - that's more a thing Galadriel would...
Forum: The Books 04-22-2002, 08:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,755
Posted By inglorion
Sting I don't see the need for Sauron to persuade elves...

I don't see the need for Sauron to persuade elves into his armies. He had men, orcs and trolls and most important of all his nine nazgūl. Their were few elves in ME who could stand against the nine,...
Forum: The Books 04-20-2002, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,026
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril The One Ring gave power according to one“s own...

The One Ring gave power according to one“s own power, so Frodo and Bilbo only became invisible and had very accute senses when wearing the Ring, maybe because they - being hobbits - were very...
Forum: The Books 04-20-2002, 08:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,775
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril Cirdan stays till the last Elf sails west. Feel...

Cirdan stays till the last Elf sails west. Feel the contradiction in that sentence? Cirdan is the last Elf that will sail west since he is the keeper of the Haven, so it is said Cirdan will sail west...
Forum: Quiz Room 04-16-2002, 05:02 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 65,243
Posted By inglorion
Sting Quendi, the language was Quenya

Quendi, the language was Quenya
Forum: Quiz Room 04-15-2002, 11:49 AM
Replies: 1,099
Views: 65,243
Posted By inglorion
Sting O for Oliphaunts (or Ollie smilies/wink.gif)

O for Oliphaunts (or Ollie smilies/wink.gif)
Forum: The Books 03-31-2002, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,307
Posted By inglorion
Sting In any case not by the One Ring. Maybe if Sauron...

In any case not by the One Ring. Maybe if Sauron had made the One Waterlilly instead. smilies/biggrin.gif smilies/biggrin.gif smilies/biggrin.gif smilies/wink.gif
Forum: The Books 03-31-2002, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,877
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril The Balrogs were originally Fire-Maiar or...

The Balrogs were originally Fire-Maiar or something like that. Just as Ossė and Uinen are Water-Maiar. Sauron was a servant of Aulė; he had no business with fire and therefore did not become a...
Forum: The Books 03-31-2002, 07:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 8,165
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril lol... posting under my bro“s name. That of...

lol... posting under my bro“s name.
That of course was a mistake...

Once again, greetings, gildor
Forum: The Books 03-29-2002, 09:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,805
Posted By inglorion
Silmaril It wasn“t rebuke as I see it, rather a comment on...

It wasn“t rebuke as I see it, rather a comment on the greatness of his own design. By saying 'And thou, Melkor, shalt see that no theme may be played that hath not its uttermost source in me, nor can...
Forum: The Books 03-29-2002, 05:24 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 22,048
Posted By inglorion
Sting Ofcourse hurin and all his family were striken by...

Ofcourse hurin and all his family were striken by doom, just as happened to beren and luthien.
But that's all one sort of doom.
The Sackville-Bagginses to are tragic in another way. How would you...
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