The Barrow-Downs Discussion Forum


Visit The *EVEN NEWER* Barrow-Downs Photo Page

Go Back   The Barrow-Downs Discussion Forum > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 25 of 85
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Jurion
Forum: The Books 02-19-2003, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,460
Posted By Jurion
Sting Please tell me if I'm wrong but in the...

Please tell me if I'm wrong but in the Netherlands the parents choose a persons first name, am I right in assuming that this is the same in the US.

If so than it's merely a coincedence if ones...
Forum: The Books 02-14-2003, 08:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,521
Posted By Jurion
Sting Do you remember what the emmisary of Sauron said...

Do you remember what the emmisary of Sauron said to Dain, King of the Lonely Mountain:


This suggests that if Sauron knew of the Balrog in Moria, he was also in control of him.
Forum: The Books 02-13-2003, 01:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,488
Posted By Jurion
Sting No, I'm not opposed to translating books Veon. I...

No, I'm not opposed to translating books Veon. I think it's really a good thing because it opens the diverse literary world up to people who don't speak every language in the world.

But as Legolas...
Forum: The Books 02-13-2003, 09:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,488
Posted By Jurion
Sting Read the English version, it's much better than...

Read the English version, it's much better than any translation could ever be.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-13-2003, 09:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,042
Posted By Jurion
Sting Morgoth of course, but he's not in your list....

Morgoth of course, but he's not in your list. After him it's Sauron.

From your list, I'd say Gandalf or Saruman. They are both stronger than a balrog, Gandalf destroyed one, so Saruman probably...
Forum: The Books 02-12-2003, 02:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,573
Posted By Jurion
Sting The Numenoreans were given the extended lifespan...

The Numenoreans were given the extended lifespan because their forefathers opposed Morgoth in the First Age and fought against him with the elves. Not all of them were descended from Elros, so most...
Forum: The Books 02-11-2003, 02:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,573
Posted By Jurion
Sting The Numenoreans were not seemingly immortal. They...

The Numenoreans were not seemingly immortal. They are still mortal, even though they live a longer time than normal mortals. Even though they were granted lives longer than other mortals by the...
Forum: The Movies 02-11-2003, 12:08 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,707
Posted By Jurion
Sting The only problem with popular votes is that no...

The only problem with popular votes is that no one in the Academy listens to what the people want. They think that they know better what is good and what is not. <P>I say, screw the oscars, why...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 02-10-2003, 02:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 31,132
Posted By Jurion
Sting The Flame of Udun is of course the Balrog....

The Flame of Udun is of course the Balrog. Balrogs are maiar of fire seduced by Melkor in the beginning of Arda, they dwelt in Utumno, the first fortress of Melkor. Udun is the Sindarin name of...
Forum: The Books 02-10-2003, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 10,110
Posted By Jurion
Sting She would have become a queen, but not a 'dark...

She would have become a queen, but not a 'dark queen'. Instead she would have become a queen of light, but this light would be so bright and strong that none could stand in it.

Though she would do...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-10-2003, 03:37 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,869
Posted By Jurion
Sting The Fall of Fingolfin, when the High King of the...

The Fall of Fingolfin, when the High King of the Noldor singlehandedly challenged Morgoth and wounded him several times before falling himself.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-09-2003, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,374
Posted By Jurion
Sting If you haven't read the entire Lord of the Rings,...

If you haven't read the entire Lord of the Rings, than I strongly suggest you turn of your computer now and start reading and don't come back until you have finished it.

This may sound harsh and...
Forum: The Books 02-09-2003, 11:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,105
Posted By Jurion
Sting In the extended dvd edition, Galadriel gives...

In the extended dvd edition, Galadriel gives gifts to each member of the fellowship. I think I remember Legolas receiving a bow, which must be a Bow of the Galadhrim. I could be wrong though, as I...
Forum: The Books 02-09-2003, 10:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,105
Posted By Jurion
Sting In the Two Towers and Return of the King Legolas...

In the Two Towers and Return of the King Legolas used a Bow of the Galadhrim, made from the wood in Lothlorien. Book 2, Chapter 8 "Farewell to Lorien

Before that he just used a bow from Mirkwood....
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 02-08-2003, 03:16 PM
Replies: 887
Views: 177,743
Posted By Jurion
Sting I'm from the Netherlands. From a town called...

I'm from the Netherlands. From a town called Amersfoort actually should anyone care. (probably not)
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-08-2003, 03:12 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,835
Posted By Jurion
Sting It's all about honor my friend. I pledged...

It's all about honor my friend. I pledged allegiance to Turgon so I will fight to defend him.

And if you don't like Turgon,I do. smilies/tongue.gif
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-08-2003, 03:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,835
Posted By Jurion
Sting Oh no, I would have fought in Gondolin and...

Oh no, I would have fought in Gondolin and escaped at the last moment, defending my home and my king until the last moment.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-08-2003, 02:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,835
Posted By Jurion
Sting I'd probably choose Noldorin Elf from the...

I'd probably choose Noldorin Elf from the following of Fingolfin. I'd go with Turgon to Gondolin, receive somekind of cool unique sword and survive the Fall of Gondolin. I of course would have seen...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-08-2003, 02:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,523
Posted By Jurion
Sting Indeed, Inderjit is right. Sauron was the last...

Indeed, Inderjit is right. Sauron was the last true Dark Lord. There is still evil, no doubt about it. But after Sauron there only were humans. Sauron was the last non-human, true incarnation of evil.
Forum: The Books 02-07-2003, 09:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,974
Posted By Jurion
Sting Well Legolas, I think that Amandil indeed did...

Well Legolas, I think that Amandil indeed did reach Aman, and there he pleaded with Manwe to save the men of Numenor. Manwe ignored his pleas but did agree to at least save the Faithfull.

But...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-07-2003, 08:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,176
Posted By Jurion
Sting Whoa, Fingolfin in the Third Age, that guy...

Whoa, Fingolfin in the Third Age, that guy challenged the Dark Lord Morgoth and wounded him several times, he would have given Sauron a run for his money if he really wanted to.

But then again,...
Forum: The Books 02-06-2003, 12:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,974
Posted By Jurion
Sting in the Akallabeth it is written: So no, I...

in the Akallabeth it is written:

So no, I don't think that Amandil accomplished what he set out to do, nor do I think he ever reached Aman.
Forum: The Movies 02-05-2003, 09:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,338
Posted By Jurion
Sting Not if you have lots of callous (sp?) on your...

Not if you have lots of callous (sp?) on your feet. It is quite likely that hobbits would have this because they walk around barefooted all day long. People today walk over fire as well, it's the...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-03-2003, 06:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,007
Posted By Jurion
Sting Narsil was the name of the sword of Elendil, the...

Narsil was the name of the sword of Elendil, the father of Isildur. The sword was broken in the Battle on the slopes of Mount Doom at the end of the Second Age. All that remained of the sword were...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-02-2003, 05:49 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,731
Posted By Jurion
Sting I'm most certainly an Ent, nature should grow,...

I'm most certainly an Ent, nature should grow, and be allowed to grow, freely without human interference.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 85

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 08:42 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.