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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Today, 05:51 AM
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Posted By Huinesoron
I was aiming for 'sneer', but am happy with...

I was aiming for 'sneer', but am happy with 'smirk'.

Oh look, here's trouble:

https://i.imgur.com/Oh2hZ4l.png

I am cheating outrageously by keeping him in neutral pose, but I really enjoy...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Today, 02:39 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
Hurrah! I had to completely redraw Curufin's...

Hurrah! I had to completely redraw Curufin's eyebrows on the computer, because he looked - shudder - happy in the original.

Next up is redrawing Finrod, and then deciding whether Wind or the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth Yesterday, 03:09 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
A number of things have come together - I'm back...

A number of things have come together - I'm back working from home, and I've acquired a better video editing program* - and have led me to consider upgrading from 'digital sketch' to 'pencil-coloured...
Forum: Quiz Room Yesterday, 01:42 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
Oh, hah. Nothing to do with any of that (except...

Oh, hah. Nothing to do with any of that (except in the sense that this person is distantly related to them... but frankly, it's Middle-earth, isn't everyone?)



Correct; ANN(a)EIN backwards.
...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-23-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
It is! The full derivation is reversed ELECT +...

It is! The full derivation is reversed ELECT + BRIM + BORE (dull) gives 'Tcelebrimbore', which is then topped and tailed.

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-22-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
Not even close. o.o I am very pleased...

Not even close.



o.o I am very pleased that I have no idea what you're talking about.

1. - An ancient city (now? then? Start huffing less) with an older and sadder name.
2. - An endless...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-22-2020, 01:40 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
Ooh, yikes. It sounds really good musically,...

Ooh, yikes. It sounds really good musically, but... not like the Oath. The first part feels a bit dirge-y, and the second part, as you say, goes a bit heroic.

I think almost all versions of the...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-21-2020, 07:11 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
Sounds good to me. :) Oh! I didn't...

Sounds good to me. :)



Oh! I didn't realise I stuck that close. Then we should probably keep cursed, which is entirely accurate. I just think it's a bit insulting to them. ^_~ ("Fate-bound" or...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-21-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
Correct. (Irime Lalwen presumably lived in...

Correct. (Irime Lalwen presumably lived in Hithlum with her favourite brother, but it's always possible she was somewhere else. Similarly, her fitting the theme is technically an assumption, though I...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-21-2020, 03:08 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
That was good! I have an inordinate fondness for...

That was good! I have an inordinate fondness for tightly-constrained themes, so this was a lot of fun.

I think these all hold together, but I wouldn't be overly surprised if I'd gotten a mistake...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-21-2020, 01:54 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
^_^ And don't worry, the last one to go is saved...

^_^ And don't worry, the last one to go is saved as Edrahil in my files.



Thanks, I'll look at those.



Really, really easy. I've got everything saved as separate tracks in Audacity, so I...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-20-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
-_- A-SEA [ANAIRE>ARANI[E>O]]-N(ovember) ...

-_-

A-SEA [ANAIRE>ARANI[E>O]]-N(ovember)

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 09-20-2020, 05:59 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
An ocean! - Fingolfin’s squeeze could mean...

An ocean! - Fingolfin’s squeeze could mean literally 'the name of a sea, minus Fingolfin's wife'. 'MEDITERRANEAN' contains every letter in 'ANAIRE', and leaves 'MEDTERN', which is enough letters to...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-20-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
After a busy morning's work, I have a completed...

After a busy morning's work, I have a completed draft video for Captivity!

I feel ill at ease about that purported minstrel... (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koEjdWF3nQE)

(Obviously featuring...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-20-2020, 02:13 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
So it's the same as the diamond dust that covered...

So it's the same as the diamond dust that covered Earendil?



I like this interpretation! :)



It's okay, I didn't realise either. ^_^ I think it does scan - I've just sung it through as...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-18-2020, 09:53 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
^_^ ^_^ I am transfering The Euphemisms of Sauron...

^_^ ^_^ I am transfering The Euphemisms of Sauron to the Appendices now.



I have not - yet - searched for "free video editing software", but it's coming. Partially because I want to do 'Truth'...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-17-2020, 01:30 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
Is the password COLOURS? Orange lava, purple...

Is the password COLOURS? Orange lava, purple butterflies, and one of the Blue Wizards?

Which for Bilboes Dreme points at BACON.

hS
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-16-2020, 08:59 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
O.O I've gone ahead and added this to Appendix C...

O.O I've gone ahead and added this to Appendix C ("Much Ado About Nargothrond"), because frankly it deserves to be there.



I know, I know. :) The Aria works as a direct follow-on to the Duet if...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-16-2020, 02:52 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
ROMESTAMO is Rome + [n]o mats (backwards). ......

ROMESTAMO is Rome + [n]o mats (backwards). ... oh, and o = 0, right?

hS
Forum: Quiz Room 09-16-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
Tolkien being Tolkien, does he describe them as...

Tolkien being Tolkien, does he describe them as being like Red Admirals or Purple Emperors? [Checks] It's the latter. 'Take the second' could indicate using the second letter (U), or could mean we...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-14-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
Exciting! Do you know if they keep all the song...

Exciting! Do you know if they keep all the song lyrics the same?

I've just been watching the 2020 stageplay, which is very pretty, but also very neatly gets rid of That Thingol Moment: it casts...
Forum: Quiz Room 09-14-2020, 03:52 AM
Replies: 10,214
Views: 457,624
Posted By Huinesoron
'Turn precedes' - so LAVA (which is hot)? ...

'Turn precedes' - so LAVA (which is hot)?

#5: As an entirely straight clue, this could be CAVES (or maybe TUNNELS), under the Misty Mountains; with the second letter being the password one.

#4:...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-14-2020, 01:28 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
Nope, I can do that easily. Are you thinking...

Nope, I can do that easily. Are you thinking after the music ends (so over the credits), or during one or more of the 'just the wind's?



'aaaay, that's gorgeous! Definitely looking forward to...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 09-13-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 11,692
Posted By Huinesoron
'Shadow'. It's the Quenya cognate of...

'Shadow'. It's the Quenya cognate of Taur-na-Fuin, though not quite as ominous. Depending on how I-made-this-name-in-2002 I'm feeling the name means anything from 'The shadow of an Eagle's wings as...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 09-13-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3,971
Views: 441,723
Posted By Huinesoron
Happy birthday Urwen! hS

Happy birthday Urwen!

hS
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