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Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-04-2008, 03:33 PM
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Posted By Hammerhand
:confused: i have failed.

:confused: i have failed.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 02-03-2008, 09:29 AM
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Views: 2,950
Posted By Hammerhand
Who has the rankest breath?

So who would win the deathmatch? Ancalagon or Glaurung?
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 01-30-2008, 05:15 PM
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Views: 4,574
Posted By Hammerhand
Wow thats fantastic! beautiful image...

Wow thats fantastic! beautiful image...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-26-2008, 02:50 PM
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Posted By Hammerhand
Fortunately, one of them had three small sachets...

Fortunately, one of them had three small sachets of mustard to flavor the raw meat.
Forum: The Movies 01-21-2008, 04:16 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,948
Posted By Hammerhand
Thats a pretty fair assessment! i thought...

Thats a pretty fair assessment!

i thought Alatar's comment about fighting from horseback is valid... i mean, wouldn't his reach be somewhat limited? especially if he's fighting with an axe - he'd...
Forum: The Movies 01-21-2008, 03:29 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 14,948
Posted By Hammerhand
I thought your prior comment was pretty...

I thought your prior comment was pretty disrespectful to Matt to be honest - i think its important not to take things so seriously and accept a bit of stick when it ventures your way :) that way...
Forum: The Movies 01-16-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,641
Posted By Hammerhand
Sean Connery doesn't have an emotional range?!...

Sean Connery doesn't have an emotional range?! what heresy is this :mad:
Forum: The Movies 01-14-2008, 05:37 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,641
Posted By Hammerhand
Sean Connery looks and sounds like Thorin for me...

Sean Connery looks and sounds like Thorin for me - i think Blessed would be better suited to Balin or Dori...
Forum: The Movies 12-30-2007, 04:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,641
Posted By Hammerhand
I think Sean Connery as Thorin would be the...

I think Sean Connery as Thorin would be the ultimate...

...also, i think Joachin Phoenix with the right make-up would be a fantastic Thranduil.

Someone mentioned Liam Neeson earlier in the...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 12-20-2007, 04:21 PM
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Views: 3,419
Posted By Hammerhand
Nirnaeth Arnoediad for me. It is such a sad story...

Nirnaeth Arnoediad for me. It is such a sad story that grips you throughout its entirety. The literary crafting is also quite spectacular, the emotive narrative does the trick!

Apart from that,...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 12-20-2007, 04:16 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 15,890
Posted By Hammerhand
Despite being a very straight male, i think Sean...

Despite being a very straight male, i think Sean Bean and Vigo pull off the best looking title. Nonetheless! i thought Liv Tyler was quite attractive at times.

Saying that, i think the female...
Forum: The Books 11-21-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,458
Posted By Hammerhand
I will be devastated when this living legend...

I will be devastated when this living legend roams Hobbiton with his father.
Happy Birthday Master Tolkien!
Forum: The Books 10-28-2007, 02:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,389
Posted By Hammerhand
Aye, i have been well aware of many of the...

Aye, i have been well aware of many of the Authors on your list for some considerable time - even reading in to an array of them. Thanks anyway.
Forum: The Books 10-25-2007, 09:06 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,527
Posted By Hammerhand
Anything by Alexandre Dumas stimulates me. I will...

Anything by Alexandre Dumas stimulates me. I will dare say that The Count of Monte Cristo is the best novel i have ever read. It is very different to the works of Tolkien, it touches on concepts that...
Forum: The Books 10-23-2007, 03:48 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,527
Posted By Hammerhand
I think you have a very narrow minded perspective...

I think you have a very narrow minded perspective on what fine literature is. It sounds to me like you want to read novels that are totally similar to the ones you are already comfortable with. Might...
Forum: The Books 10-19-2007, 04:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,881
Posted By Hammerhand
I think its quite conceivable. Traps can be...

I think its quite conceivable. Traps can be easily made out of the surrounding vegetation, if you know what to look for - which i'm sure Aragorn would. Saying that, it always seemed more likely to...
Forum: The Books 10-16-2007, 11:31 AM
Replies: 192
Views: 85,837
Posted By Hammerhand
it made me 'lol' to be honest sir. Theres nothing...

it made me 'lol' to be honest sir. Theres nothing wrong with a bit of humor! :D
Forum: The Books 10-10-2007, 01:35 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 85,837
Posted By Hammerhand
The point i was making is similar to yours...

The point i was making is similar to yours obloquy. Just because the character is of different status or what have you, doesn't make that character confined to achieve only what is deemed possible...
Forum: The Books 10-10-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,288
Posted By Hammerhand
It does indeed, and there are a few. I read once...

It does indeed, and there are a few. I read once about a French woman living to 122 or something... its amazing isn't it.
Forum: The Books 10-09-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 85,837
Posted By Hammerhand
That sir was a fantastic comeback! ...

That sir was a fantastic comeback!

Nonetheless, lets keep it civil chaps, let us not forget it is a work of fiction we debate here, not the economical state of Great Britain.
Forum: The Books 10-09-2007, 04:40 PM
Replies: 192
Views: 85,837
Posted By Hammerhand
Not the most reliable site on which to base your...

Not the most reliable site on which to base your argument :)



This brings us back to the old predicament of Glorfindel and the Balrog, of Ecthelion and Gothmog and of Fingolfin and Melkor.
...
Forum: The Books 10-09-2007, 12:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,288
Posted By Hammerhand
Maybe...maybe not. :) That would be like someone...

Maybe...maybe not. :) That would be like someone today living to be 170 or something crazy.
Forum: The Books 10-08-2007, 03:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,288
Posted By Hammerhand
Well, Dwalin aside, Gimli died at 262 which is...

Well, Dwalin aside, Gimli died at 262 which is the highest i have been able to find. I couldn't find supporting dates for Durin the Deathless, though from his name and mention in literature, he must...
Forum: The Books 10-07-2007, 03:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,288
Posted By Hammerhand
Dwalin the Dwarf

Right chaps, i don't recall a thread on this topic but there probably has been at some point!

As i sat perusing some fine literature, i lingered on a certain detail. Dwalin is written to have...
Forum: The Books 10-04-2007, 03:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,054
Posted By Hammerhand
Do you think Eowyn could classify as a temptress...

Do you think Eowyn could classify as a temptress to Aragorn?
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