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Forum: Quiz Room Today, 11:17 AM
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Posted By Urwen
G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges...

G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
R: In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
ANNAEL: A palindromic girl meets the Spanish, for him....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers Yesterday, 03:18 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 117,566
Posted By Urwen
I just had a thought: Aredhel was the original...

I just had a thought: Aredhel was the original 'Ar-Something' title user, and the Ar- kings of Numenor were emulating her and things relating to her. Think about it:

1. She couldn't have died of...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 02:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,957
Posted By Urwen
Actually, he is not. Alvar is the son of Albus...

Actually, he is not. Alvar is the son of Albus and Varda, and they used the portmanteau of their names to name him. Just as Morleg is the combination of Miriel and Gothmog (Mrle+Go).
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges...

G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
R: In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
ANNAEL: A palindromic girl meets the Spanish, for him....
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 09:33 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges...

G: A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
R: In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
ANNAEL: A palindromic girl meets the Spanish, for him....
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 02:50 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
1. A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges...

1. A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
2. In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
ANNAEL: A palindromic girl meets the Spanish, for him....
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 02:46 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
The theme is wrong, as I am sure the solutions to...

The theme is wrong, as I am sure the solutions to 1 and 5 never had children, or at least, not according to Silmarillion/FoG/HoME. Maybe 5 could have had a stillborn behind the scenes, but not 1...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 02:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,532
Posted By Urwen
Frodo Baggins + Iorhael, then?

Frodo Baggins + Iorhael, then?
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 01:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,532
Posted By Urwen
Oh, I know. It's Fredegar Ignatius Bolger, the...

Oh, I know. It's Fredegar Ignatius Bolger, the true hero of the Shire!
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 06:58 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
You have the right idea with Adanel, but...Ada is...

You have the right idea with Adanel, but...Ada is not the only palindromic girl.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 04:02 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
There are also VI, VII, XI...

There are also VI, VII, XI...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 01:13 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
Sure, except the layman term is 'ROID'. 1. A...

Sure, except the layman term is 'ROID'.

1. A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
2. In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
3. A...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-10-2021, 12:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,532
Posted By Urwen
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-09-2021, 04:18 PM
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Views: 371,048
Posted By Urwen
Okay, here is a quick one, because I am lazy. ...

Okay, here is a quick one, because I am lazy.

Splish splash
And a clash
Don't be rash
Or you will thrash.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-09-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,532
Posted By Urwen
B.e

B.e
Forum: Quiz Room 06-09-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
Mine is also inspired by a different puzzle. ...

Mine is also inspired by a different puzzle.

1. A creature with a petrifying stare exchanges one direction for another. A baddie emerges.
2. In confusion, a small, sturdy horse finds him.
3. A...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-09-2021, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
Okay, but how does 'shoon' mean 'irregular'?...

Okay, but how does 'shoon' mean 'irregular'? Unless it's in some dialect I've never heard of? :confused:

ETA: Oh, I see. I get it.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-09-2021, 12:22 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
If you mean this one...

If you mean this one (http://www.councilofelrond.com/poem/the-man-in-the-moon-came-down-too-soon/), I can't find any 'rhyming pair of irregulars' therein.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
Spoons are described as silver in the poem, so...

Spoons are described as silver in the poem, so there is a color association...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 12:35 PM
Replies: 599
Views: 83,965
Posted By Urwen
Nope. These two were already mentioned, on this...

Nope. These two were already mentioned, on this exact page.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
And the last one could be SPOONS

And the last one could be SPOONS
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 08:59 AM
Replies: 599
Views: 83,965
Posted By Urwen
Well, the great deed is something one is famous...

Well, the great deed is something one is famous for, while the other also happened to do it. :p
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 07:14 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
You still haven't added A. And speaking of which,...

You still haven't added A. And speaking of which, if Aredhel is close, then maybe Ar-Feiniel?

The only other possible solution that fits is ASPHODEL.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-08-2021, 02:12 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
So the password is not MORE SHADES? How...

So the password is not MORE SHADES?


How about MORE SHADED instead?
Forum: Quiz Room 06-07-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 594,908
Posted By Urwen
And I'll take a stab for 7 too, with Aredhel...

And I'll take a stab for 7 too, with Aredhel (LEAD+???)
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