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Forum: Novices and Newcomers 06-25-2003, 11:00 PM
Replies: 65
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Sting Minas Tirith, certainly. I can't live not being...

Minas Tirith, certainly. I can't live not being near the sea, and though Rivendell and Lothlorien are enchanting, I can't love them as they're too perfect for me.
Forum: The Books 06-03-2003, 10:07 PM
Replies: 42
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Sting Sorry if I burst anyones bubble, but I think the...

Sorry if I burst anyones bubble, but I think the time travel theory is just a wee bit obsessive. Middle Earth, to me, is neither real or imagined, there's so much we don't know. Tolkien, for a start....
Forum: The Books 05-29-2003, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
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Sting In the Silmarillion it says there are many...

In the Silmarillion it says there are many different names for Numenor, and Atlante is mentioned. I've always thought of it as like the legend and I don't think Tolkein wanted to spell it out, but...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-22-2003, 08:44 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,973
Sting I'm not so much angry at writers of bad slash...

I'm not so much angry at writers of bad slash etc, rather I pity them. If it makes them happy to waste time having other people made at them, then who am I to tell them to stop? On the other hand,...
Forum: The Books 05-20-2003, 10:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,944
Sting Simply, after pride comes a fall.

Simply, after pride comes a fall.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-20-2003, 10:24 PM
Replies: 20
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Sting I would want to have more about the different...

I would want to have more about the different peoples, like the Easterlings, and have more about the places off the map.

And maybe more poetry.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-20-2003, 10:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,439
Sting Ah, memories. It wasn't too long ago I read LotR,...

Ah, memories. It wasn't too long ago I read LotR, I would say I was doing homework, and read on my bed, usually as the light from the setting sun came in. I would imagine that what I could see from...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-13-2003, 11:20 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,951
Sting Okay, I don't know if where I am is screwed, but...

Okay, I don't know if where I am is screwed, but you're almost shunned if you don't use imagination. You even have to conform to the boundaries of imagination, so if what you imagine isn't funny or...
Forum: The Books 05-11-2003, 11:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,916
Sting I have to say, I love Leaf by Niggle.To me the...

I have to say, I love Leaf by Niggle.To me the part that is the best is the very end, with the actual leaf, by Niggle. The whole story is pretty out of it, Niggle's journey, and so on, but its just a...
Forum: The Books 05-10-2003, 02:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,416
Sting Well, when I die I plan on being mummified, in a...

Well, when I die I plan on being mummified, in a huge pyramid bigger than any so far. I won't, then, have a tombstone as such, but I'll have something written in letters only readable from the air....
Forum: The Books 05-10-2003, 02:04 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 17,270
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To have Hurin die in mistaken pride and despair is then, according to Tolkien's beliefs, condemning him to...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 04-27-2003, 07:11 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,735
Sting I don't usually cry much but I did at the end of...

I don't usually cry much but I did at the end of RotK, although the bit that really made me crack was Bilbo's "I sit beside the fire and think......."
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 04-21-2003, 03:43 AM
Replies: 990
Views: 253,278
Sting I have to say that I pretty much never read...

I have to say that I pretty much never read fantasy because, in my opinion, it's all the same. There's always heroes and dragons and really cheap thrills and magic that's ridiculous. I know I've...
Forum: The Books 04-21-2003, 03:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,330
Sting I've always wondered about the different stars...

I've always wondered about the different stars thing, and Aragorn would have had to go far south for them to be different, maybe not quite to the southern hemisphere but definetly near the equator....
Forum: The Movies 04-14-2003, 03:25 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,936
Sting Wah! I live in New Zealand and I've never been...

Wah! I live in New Zealand and I've never been remotely close to meeting anyone. My friend, though, knows some incredibly rich guy who's going to the premiere and I'm so angry !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: The Movies 04-08-2003, 02:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,759
Sting At first I was p****d off when Faramir did the...

At first I was p****d off when Faramir did the whole 'bad' thing, but I think he redeemed himself pretty well by actually letting Frodo go. As for Gimli, I don't think people would have understood...
Forum: The Movies 04-08-2003, 02:32 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 10,201
Sting I go for Eowyn all the way, Arwen's so annoying,...

I go for Eowyn all the way, Arwen's so annoying, she's so incredibly perfect but in an arrogant, superior way. Honestly, you can't compare killing the lord of the Nazgul to sitting at home....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 04-06-2003, 03:27 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,567
Sting I really wanted Aragorn and Eowyn to end up...

I really wanted Aragorn and Eowyn to end up together, Arwen shouldn't be with him because in the book there's no real sense of love between them, no chemistry. Ok she dies for him but it seems to me...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 04-06-2003, 02:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,492
Sting I think Tolkien's men are meant to be us, after...

I think Tolkien's men are meant to be us, after all we're only human and so are they. Elves are almost what people would want to be if they could have everything (beauty, strength and immortality)....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-29-2003, 03:45 AM
Replies: 500
Views: 134,056
Sting Well, long story behind my name. It comes from a...

Well, long story behind my name. It comes from a Terry Pratchett book, Hogfather. Basically in the book the Hogfather (kind of like Santa) is killed and there's lots of spare belief in the world....
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-29-2003, 03:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,467
Sting Read my signature, you could live by this quote....

Read my signature, you could live by this quote. (not literally, and ignore how there's actually a "Frodo" supposed to be in there)
Forum: The Movies 03-26-2003, 04:37 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 18,154
Sting This isn't just Aragorn but I hate the bit where...

This isn't just Aragorn but I hate the bit where he's dreaming of Arwen and says "I am dreaming" and she replies "then it is a good dream". How's that for dodgy? (or maybe it's just me)
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-25-2003, 02:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,059
Sting Why are most good guys ment to be tall? (excepting hobbits, naturally?)

Why are men and elves always tall or why are 'lesser men' said to be shorter? It can't be so the chicks have someone taller than because they're tall too!! I don't have anything against tall people...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-25-2003, 02:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,802
Sting My favourite bad guy, the one I love to hate...

My favourite bad guy, the one I love to hate would be Denethor. I don't like hating a really repulsive bad guy, because there's no joy. Denethor is a really cool character and his madness only adds...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 03-22-2003, 02:07 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,230
Sting I don't think there's 5 characters I hate, only a...

I don't think there's 5 characters I hate, only a few including: Arwen!!!!! She's so annoying and I hate how Aragorn loves her. He should like Eowyn, she's much better.
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