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Old 04-27-2021, 08:55 PM   #15
Kuruharan
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Originally Posted by Inziladun View Post
(shades of Bilbo Baggins?)
Giles doesn't remind me of Bilbo so much as Gaffer Gamgee.

It has been many a long year since I read the book, but it surprised me on this re-read how often I would read a passage and think to myself, "Oh that's where that line comes from!"

One of my personal favorites is the Parson, "The characters are archaic and the language barbaric."
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