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Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-27-2022, 01:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 22,612
Posted By Thinlómien
White-Hand My lone reread continues

Good observation. I also paid attention how Tolkien very deliberatedly constructed the scene so that Frodo gets his moment of lone heroism before Tom Bombadil intervenes (by Frodo's request). I quite...
Forum: The Books 06-14-2022, 09:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By Thinlómien
Very much agreeing with all of you. It is very...

Very much agreeing with all of you. It is very ironic they're taking such a strict stand while letting Amazon run rampant with their rather liberal interpretation (to put it nicely) with the Estate's...
Forum: The Books 06-13-2022, 01:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By Thinlómien
Tolkien The New(ish) Tolkien Estate Copyright FAQ

I'm someone who hardly keeps up with news about the Tolkien Estate, but I couldn't avoid an uproar on social media a couple of months ago that was caused by the new FAQ of the Estate. I didn't see...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-13-2022, 12:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 28,948
Posted By Thinlómien
White-Hand Project resumes

So, Legate and I wanted to do a reread and cbc commentary... back in 2016. I managed to do six chapters. Today, almost six years later, I decided to resume the project. :D So bear with me as I...
Forum: The Movies 02-13-2022, 04:14 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,750
Posted By Thinlómien
Upon reading all your comments and reflecting on...

Upon reading all your comments and reflecting on previous fandom experiences, I really think we should take the article - and all other written sources about the show at this point - with a pinch of...
Forum: The Movies 02-10-2022, 11:22 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,750
Posted By Thinlómien
Which incidentally looks like this...

Which incidentally looks like this (https://media.vanityfair.com/photos/62019b3b41f168f94e9f9d8a/master/w_1600,c_limit/lord-of-the-rings-009.jpg). Which makes me wonder about the protrayal of their...
Forum: The Movies 02-10-2022, 10:53 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,750
Posted By Thinlómien
Thumbs up Thanks for the thread, Huine!

I started writing a commentary on the article on the other thread, but I'll post my scrambled rant here instead:

It probably shouldn't have started with this particularly brainrot inducing...
Forum: The Movies 02-10-2022, 08:29 AM
Replies: 353
Views: 117,557
Posted By Thinlómien
Ring I'm not a purist, but...

Has anyone else seen in the new Vanity Fair article with lots of pictures and details about the main characters and storylines?...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 07-28-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,499
Posted By Thinlómien
I hadn't read The Smith in ages, perhaps never...

I hadn't read The Smith in ages, perhaps never (it was read aloud to me as a child) and I had really no idea what I was getting into. All in all, I quite enjoyed it. Unlike Legate, I wasn't disturbed...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-20-2021, 12:33 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,835
Posted By Thinlómien
Well, interesting that Esty should ask about...

Well, interesting that Esty should ask about parallels and Legate about the grey mare - because I was just thinking of the scene with the grey mare being the only one who did not flee from the dragon...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-13-2021, 07:33 AM
Replies: 5,205
Views: 633,107
Posted By Thinlómien
White-Hand Anyone fancy another game? :Merisu: Maybe...

Anyone fancy another game? :Merisu: Maybe starting in early June?

Any aspiring mods? I could be talked into it, if no one else wants to, but I think there were several people who wanted to mod...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-13-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,835
Posted By Thinlómien
Very interesting and enlightening miller...

Very interesting and enlightening miller discussion, I must say!

So I don't know how far everyone else is but I read (spoiler alert ;)) until Chrysophylax leaves the village after making his...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-01-2021, 06:31 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,835
Posted By Thinlómien
As for the characters - so far Farmer Giles...

As for the characters - so far Farmer Giles reminds me of Farmer Maggot, the same archetype of a no-nonsense, steadfast farmer who doesn't back down in the face of danger, being either very brave or...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-01-2021, 05:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,795
Posted By Thinlómien
1420! "Happy birthday to us all!" said Lommy, grabbing...

"Happy birthday to us all!" said Lommy, grabbing a welcome drink and clinking her glass against BG's. "You know what, what you said made me realise we must now have resident wights who are younger...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-01-2021, 04:20 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
By the way, I have to say that Legate and I have...

By the way, I have to say that Legate and I have lived together for 8 years soon (geez we're getting old) and there have been many werewolf games and it's never been a problem until now! We'd never...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-01-2021, 04:09 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Deliberately confused about who's a wolf and why...

Deliberately confused about who's a wolf and why the Night kills happened, yes, but I was not lying when I said I couldn't decipher the ghosts' messages. I think Boro and Morsul must have some...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:44 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Yes, thank you everyone xoxo and especially our...

Yes, thank you everyone xoxo and especially our moddesses, for the ride!

It was a great game. I think both sides did pretty epic things.

I'm off to bed too, but I'll certainly read the dead...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:30 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
You have no idea how happy I am right now I...

You have no idea how happy I am right now

I was so so sure we would lose

like you have no idea

what kind of pits of demotivation I was in for the last two Nights

only to psych myself up...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
AWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO ...

AWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO








YAY
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:14 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Sally and Huinesoron :D:D:D

Sally and Huinesoron :D:D:D
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:13 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
You are creepy. Full stop. Evil scheming...

You are creepy. Full stop.

Evil scheming wolf.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:12 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Well you got Legate lynched over Pitch yesterDay!...

Well you got Legate lynched over Pitch yesterDay! That's not useless at all!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Even though you're an evil furry person, we all...

Even though you're an evil furry person, we all salute you for the sacrifice you've made for this game, you're truly an icon (or insane, like the rest of us). *sends kisses* Hope you feel better soon!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
~Huinespectre[/QUOTE]Well that's not ominous at...

~Huinespectre[/QUOTE]Well that's not ominous at all...

To quote the wrong fandom: "I have a bad feeling about this."

Now I'm off to brush my teeth and change into pjs. Thankfully I only have...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:05 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 42,795
Posted By Thinlómien
Sorry Gal, you have been doing a great job but...

Sorry Gal, you have been doing a great job but some of us don't know if they're dead or not or if we won or lost so excuse my nerves :eek::eek:

Also I don't know if I'm gonna read this discussion...
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