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Forum: The Books 10-20-2020, 03:57 PM
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Posted By Mithalwen
Merry is my favourite. More to him than first...

Merry is my favourite. More to him than first meets the eye with a bit more sense than Pippin bothering to look at maps and with his later interest in etymology and herblore
Forum: Quiz Room 06-27-2020, 11:55 AM
Replies: 10,450
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Posted By Mithalwen
Last one, the dwarves of yore made mighty...

Last one, the dwarves of yore made mighty smells/spells?
Forum: Quiz Room 06-24-2020, 01:51 PM
Replies: 10,450
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Posted By Mithalwen
7 could be Nimrodel, flower interpreted as river.

7 could be Nimrodel, flower interpreted as river.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 06-23-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3,998
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Posted By Mithalwen
Waiting for Gandalf....

Thank you! In self-isolation (precautionary I am quite well) but lots of calls and messages and deliveries. Looking forward to going outside tomorrow!
Forum: Quiz Room 06-21-2020, 04:51 AM
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Posted By Mithalwen
6 Is Bard the Bowman addressing the Black Arrow...

6 Is Bard the Bowman addressing the Black Arrow -“Black arrow! I have saved you to the last. You have never failed me and always I have recovered you. I had you from my father and he from of old. If...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-19-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10,450
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Posted By Mithalwen
It looks a bit like chunks of text have gone back...

It looks a bit like chunks of text have gone back and forth through Google translate.
Forum: The Movies 06-19-2020, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Mithalwen
There is a thread here somewhere, where we had a...

There is a thread here somewhere, where we had a episode by episode discussion in which Brian Sibley participated and graciously answered questions from unquenchable hobbits.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-19-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10,450
Views: 488,111
Posted By Mithalwen
Dearest cub, are you feeling quite well?:eek:

Dearest cub, are you feeling quite well?:eek:
Forum: The Movies 06-19-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Mithalwen
You should listen to the BBC radio adaptation...

You should listen to the BBC radio adaptation where he is truly outstanding in a strong cast, as Frodo. It is a shame people think of Bilbo first when, for me at least, his performance as Frodo is...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-16-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 10,450
Views: 488,111
Posted By Mithalwen
Stabbing in the dark that N something to do with...

Stabbing in the dark that N something to do with Necromancer which would also be a fitting description of Voldemort and that I might be invisible Harry has an invisibility cloak and the ring makes...
Forum: Quiz Room 06-14-2020, 06:15 PM
Replies: 10,450
Views: 488,111
Posted By Mithalwen
Is 4 lazy lob which was one of the insults Bilbo...

Is 4 lazy lob which was one of the insults Bilbo taunted the spiders with?
Forum: Quiz Room 06-06-2020, 07:53 AM
Replies: 10,450
Views: 488,111
Posted By Mithalwen
Ah is it Old man willow then ? Losing beardas...

Ah is it Old man willow then ? Losing beardas discussed above. Actual hosiery without extremities is osier, a type of willow.
Forum: Quiz Room 06-05-2020, 05:53 PM
Replies: 10,450
Views: 488,111
Posted By Mithalwen
V

I will have an uncertain stab at 2 since Traveller’s joy is also called Old man”s beard socks could be hosiery and their extremities would be s which leaves old man. So Sharkey or Saruman?
Forum: The Books 06-02-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,038
Posted By Mithalwen
It is the emus that I had trouble with. Liable to...

It is the emus that I had trouble with. Liable to get up close and very personal.was happily feeding adorable wallabies when an intrusive beak made me squeak.:o
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-21-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 835
Views: 141,153
Posted By Mithalwen
Bit of a fail on that front. Maybe when I am no...

Bit of a fail on that front. Maybe when I am no longer an unlikely keyworker. Only managing work’ basic personal maintenance and sleep just now.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 04-08-2020, 02:07 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,899
Posted By Mithalwen
Mithalwen smiled. . It was always a joy to see...

Mithalwen smiled. . It was always a joy to see Lalaith and she could say much the same of a glass of fizz. “It is a wonder to see so many again, and you are right about Lhuna”. Mithalwen smiled again...
Forum: The Books 04-08-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,830
Posted By Mithalwen
That is a spoof, a better word currently eludes...

That is a spoof, a better word currently eludes me, of the satirical 18th song the Vicar of Bray, which having learned at my mother’s knee, I am now going to have as an ear worm.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 04-07-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3,998
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Posted By Mithalwen
Yyou took the words from my mouth Inzil.

Yyou took the words from my mouth Inzil.
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 04-07-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 7,899
Posted By Mithalwen
Mithalwen lingered outside a long while. She had...

Mithalwen lingered outside a long while. She had seen the invitation sometime ago but she had never been a party person and this tendency had strengthened over the years. She had grown more like her...
Forum: The Books 04-07-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,559
Posted By Mithalwen
Elvish dreams are not quite like human ones...

Elvish dreams are not quite like human ones though are they if you think of Legolas “resting his mind in the strange paths of Elvish dreams, even as he walked open-eyed in the light of this world” or...
Forum: The Books 03-26-2020, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,677
Posted By Mithalwen
I do have a hardback having got through too many...

I do have a hardback having got through too many deciduous paperbacks but what I actually use is the kindle edition. I have it always with me and the search and note functions are really helpful. I...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 03-24-2020, 08:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,150
Posted By Mithalwen
Death of David Collings

So very sorry to say that David Collings who played Legolas in the BBC Radio Adaptation died suddenly yesterday morning aged 79 years.

I was mesmerised by his beautiful, distinctive voice at first...
Forum: The Books 01-27-2020, 04:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,533
Posted By Mithalwen
What about the horn that Eowyn gave Merry that...

What about the horn that Eowyn gave Merry that came from the hoard of Scatha he worm?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 01-21-2020, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3,998
Views: 459,937
Posted By Mithalwen
Happy birthday indeed to George from Georgia!

Happy birthday indeed to George from Georgia!
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-16-2020, 05:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,936
Posted By Mithalwen
Not personally but it reminds me of what Dorothy...

Not personally but it reminds me of what Dorothy L Sayers said about dramatising the Bible for the radio in the early forties with potential child audience that she couldn’t be too explicit about...
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