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Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 03:05 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
FERN: Frodo's bed in the wilderness. LOBELIA:...

FERN: Frodo's bed in the wilderness.
LOBELIA: Throw a slippery fish to this place, we hear, for her.
OROFARNE: Alternatively, no distant direction will reveal it.
ROSE: Tea, tube and Christmas may...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-22-2021, 06:43 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Not as early in the story as that. It's from one...

Not as early in the story as that. It's from one of the Frodo-Sam-Gollum chapters. Just not the one Huinesoron chose.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-22-2021, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Frodo's bed in the wilderness. 2. Throw a...

1. Frodo's bed in the wilderness.
2. Throw a slippery fish to this place, we hear, for her.
OROFARNE: Alternatively, no distant direction will reveal it.
ROSE: Tea, tube and Christmas may precede...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-22-2021, 12:24 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Oxfam used to do packets of lots of little...

Oxfam used to do packets of lots of little assorted incense sticks in about ten different perfumes. I'm almost certain one of them was tube----

That which we call this, by any other name would...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-22-2021, 07:33 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
It IS one of those kinds of riddles. You...

It IS one of those kinds of riddles.

You maybe haven't shopped for josssticks and fancy soaps as much as I have. ;)
Forum: Quiz Room 11-16-2021, 11:42 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Ah, I didn't realise it was Beren who sang that...

Ah, I didn't realise it was Beren who sang that song. I thought Luthien's people sang it about her ... I think I must have read that it was Beren but forgotten it. BTW you mentioned him having 2...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-14-2021, 11:56 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
There's CAMLOST, but he only seems to have LOST...

There's CAMLOST, but he only seems to have LOST as a kind of synonym for missing, plus an Angband connection.
Forum: Quiz Room 11-12-2021, 10:09 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
I'm guessing the remaining two answers are...

I'm guessing the remaining two answers are obscure ones that don't appear in the Encyclopaedia of Arda. Probably from Lost Tales or something.

Presumably both ULMO and UINEN had something to do...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-06-2021, 04:26 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Then the answer must be ... IVARE. A minstrel. ...

Then the answer must be ... IVARE. A minstrel.

So, which of the remaining answers is Glenn Yarbrough? :D

And who, in Middle-earth, sang 'When I'm Cleaning Winders' and played the UKELELE?
...
Forum: Quiz Room 11-05-2021, 10:54 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. MAGLOR, losing both the D and Y from DAY in...

1. MAGLOR, losing both the D and Y from DAY in MAD GLORY?

...

Is it MUSIC? Sam sang in the Tower ... did Maglor sing of the Fall of Gondolin?

And would that make 4 VAIRE, with the I pushed...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-29-2021, 01:12 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
AEGLOS: Silver fruit combines for another shiny...

AEGLOS: Silver fruit combines for another shiny thing.
RINGIL: Hang around in confusion, with eye turned to the Orient, so to speak, to see it.
GLEND: Cambrian rebel, but no longer in debt,...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-28-2021, 02:41 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
AEGLOS: Silver fruit combines for another shiny...

AEGLOS: Silver fruit combines for another shiny thing.
2. Hang around in confusion, with eye turned to the Orient, so to speak, to see it.
GLEND: Cambrian rebel, but no longer in debt, reveals...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-26-2021, 06:23 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Njal had three sons (and a foster-son, but...

1. Njal had three sons (and a foster-son, but forget him for now).

2. Ag plus a fruit is right. Just find the fruit.

3. Linger is the correct starting-point.

4. A lionheart is a...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-19-2021, 06:25 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
1. Silver fruit combines for another shiny...

1. Silver fruit combines for another shiny thing.
2. Hang around in confusion, with eye turned to the Orient, so to speak, to see it.
GLEND: Cambrian rebel, but no longer in debt, reveals it....
Forum: Quiz Room 10-15-2021, 12:49 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Also curious about the grain. And here's the...

Also curious about the grain.

And here's the next puzzle!

1. Silver fruit combines for another shiny thing.
2. Hang around in confusion, with eye turned to the Orient, so to speak, to see...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-15-2021, 05:52 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
ANNATAR would have come from Aman, and has a...

ANNATAR would have come from Aman, and has a returning RAT. But ... it's a place we need.
Forum: Quiz Room 10-13-2021, 06:44 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Trouble is, I have no idea which Naomi you mean. ...

Trouble is, I have no idea which Naomi you mean. I'm not that immersed in pop culture these days.

Could the Naomi one be ALALMINORE?
Forum: Quiz Room 10-10-2021, 07:00 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
ARATHAR has a backward RAT, an A and the RA of...

ARATHAR has a backward RAT, an A and the RA of grain. Can't account for the H, though.
Forum: Quiz Room 10-07-2021, 02:11 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Aman?

Aman?
Forum: Quiz Room 10-03-2021, 02:12 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
No problem.

No problem.
Forum: Quiz Room 10-03-2021, 01:21 PM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom....

GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom. It’s certainly left in turbulence by this. (3)
ANGUIREL: Pain without silence, directed to the centre of hell! Now see it! (4)
ORCRIST: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-03-2021, 08:04 AM
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Posted By Pervinca Took
GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom....

GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom. Itís certainly left in turbulence by this. (3)
---U Pain without silence, directed to the centre of hell! Now see it! (4)
ORCRIST: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-03-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 11,787
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Posted By Pervinca Took
Remember I said yes to this. Just put GOTH...

Remember I said yes to this.

Just put GOTH first.
Forum: Quiz Room 10-02-2021, 02:55 PM
Replies: 11,787
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Posted By Pervinca Took
GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom....

GROND: Some love departs from the south kingdom. Itís certainly left in turbulence by this. (3)
---U Pain without silence, directed to the centre of hell! Now see it! (4)
ORCRIST: ...
Forum: Quiz Room 10-02-2021, 11:21 AM
Replies: 11,787
Views: 688,940
Posted By Pervinca Took
Yes, one of those, and Whitby is known for a...

Yes, one of those, and Whitby is known for a particular kind of festival - due, I believe, to its 'Dracula' connection.
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