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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 07:28 PM
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Posted By Galadriel55
Progress Report

Today I set my goal to fill in the gaps in the music so that it's not a snatch here and a snatch there, and I'd be able to give you something to work with that way. Here is is: Lament up until the...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs Yesterday, 03:41 AM
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Posted By Galadriel55
Happy birthday Skip Spence!

Happy birthday Skip Spence!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-13-2020, 10:53 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
I sm behind schedule. I have the first two...

I sm behind schedule. I have the first two stanzas and "chorus", Seashore is mostly done, Glory needs to be redone/finished, half of Loyalty, and most of Death. And an intro, a heavily abbreviated...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-12-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
My initial plan was to be finished the Lament...

My initial plan was to be finished the Lament tonight, but call shifts got in the way. I would say I am over half wah through. I'm doing it out of order and have patches of music here and there, so...
Forum: The Books 08-11-2020, 03:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 193
Posted By Galadriel55
Don't think so. I doubt many Stewards used the...

Don't think so. I doubt many Stewards used the Palantir, or used it often. Denethor is supposed to be the exception. And with such frequent use, Denethor's perception was warped by Sauron, distorting...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-10-2020, 05:36 PM
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Posted By Galadriel55
Also Star Wars. ;) But I can't get a name out of...

Also Star Wars. ;) But I can't get a name out of "Falcon".
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-09-2020, 05:28 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
Link updated. :) I like the stars-and-flowers,...

Link updated. :) I like the stars-and-flowers, it's a lovely design. Gives Doriath a magical feel. Melian lights up the place with her magical fairy-lights. ^.^



Well - I'm not sure I...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-09-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
Updated! :) Happy to update as many times as...

Updated! :) Happy to update as many times as needed. That's what it's for.

Also, "final", "final 1", "really final", "I swear this time for real final" are all acceptable in this kind of work. :P...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-09-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 10,149
Views: 442,715
Posted By Galadriel55
7. First deer = first buck, but not yet an...

7. First deer = first buck, but not yet an Oldbuck or a Brandybuck --> BUCCA?
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-08-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
That is fantastic! :D Sauron is really creepy in...

That is fantastic! :D Sauron is really creepy in the end. It's brilliant. I love that Valinor disappears for good not with Sauron's pushing, but with Finrod's admission of guilt - or failure to...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-08-2020, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10,149
Views: 442,715
Posted By Galadriel55
Trust Pervinca to take care of the hobbits. ;) ...

Trust Pervinca to take care of the hobbits. ;)

10. So, said Welshman is Madoc - which resounds with a surprising number of hobbit names. But my friend the interned tells me there was once a Madoc...
Forum: The Books 08-07-2020, 08:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 299
Posted By Galadriel55
Not all spirits are Ainu or Eruhini. The...

Not all spirits are Ainu or Eruhini. The description of Creation somehow skips quickly over the flora and fauna and other things "not quite human". Animals are spirits - both normal animals, and the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-07-2020, 07:38 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
The (totally not) Last Chapter

I was gonna call this version final, but I think a more apt term is the Completed Version (https://drive.google.com/file/d/13H5uqbvtMFykrvdHRYWCNftr8xK_l15i/view?usp=sharing). ;) It is still subject...
Forum: The Books 08-07-2020, 04:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 180
Posted By Galadriel55
Oi! That animal can nearly talk - or would talk,...

Oi! That animal can nearly talk - or would talk, if Tolkien let Frodo & co stay in Rivendell for just a bit longer. :p




I think part of it really was that the Nazgul were deliberately "being...
Forum: The Books 08-07-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,910
Posted By Galadriel55
Yes. The plan was not to lay siege to Minas...

Yes. The plan was not to lay siege to Minas Tirith to starve it out, the plan was to conquer by fear and fire and dark magic within a few days and more onward to presumably secure the lands beyond -...
Forum: The Books 08-07-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 668
Posted By Galadriel55
I was successfully keeping my hands clean until...

I was successfully keeping my hands clean until now. But -



monks, are you saying that you're surprised that no one else raised an eyebrow? Let me just follow your logic here.

Premise: A...
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 10,149
Views: 442,715
Posted By Galadriel55
11 sounds like one of the -grims. Apparently...

11 sounds like one of the -grims. Apparently Isengrim II dug the Great Smials, so I'd go with him.
Forum: Quiz Room 08-07-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 10,149
Views: 442,715
Posted By Galadriel55
3.... Will?

3.... Will?
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-06-2020, 06:06 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
If it's any help, this is what I have up on the...

If it's any help, this is what I have up on the score right now (attached).


ETA: "...fear that's only felt by slaves and cowards in the dark!..." - it just gets better. Still going on repeat. ^.^
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-06-2020, 05:18 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
Well, yes, and I had an internal debate about...

Well, yes, and I had an internal debate about that. See, the chord technically belongs to Sauron. But then when I put the flute's note, it sounded a bit like a string snap, and musically it was...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-05-2020, 08:14 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
Duel: The dress rehearsal...

Duel: The dress rehearsal (https://drive.google.com/file/d/10fougctM3i1sVvhuwDAcm0e24s7HNVRJ/view?usp=sharing), or something. The (hopefully) second to last progress report.

I am not finished...
Forum: The Books 08-05-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 299
Posted By Galadriel55
Never go to Tolkien for council, for he will say...

Never go to Tolkien for council, for he will say both no and yes. ;)

But my (much less scholarly) opinion is that if Elves served as the prototype for orcs, whether directly or as a "model" for a...
Forum: The Books 08-05-2020, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 342
Posted By Galadriel55
So I have a question: If a woodchuck can...

So I have a question:

If a woodchuck can chuck wood, how many Finwes can a Finwe Finwe? ;)


I am also imagining this scenario, which probably confirms exactly why Noldorin mothers named their...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-05-2020, 05:04 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
As long as they are somehow separate and...

As long as they are somehow separate and recognizable, doesn't matter to me how they are written - just wanted to make sure they don't become the same chord!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 08-05-2020, 04:34 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 7,500
Posted By Galadriel55
Quick note: - Credits with portraits sound like...

Quick note:
- Credits with portraits sound like a nice option

- Good call saving the chords! That might have been a close call. For me it doesn't matter if they are on English or Russian lyrics,...
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