The Barrow-Downs Discussion Forum


Visit The *EVEN NEWER* Barrow-Downs Photo Page

Go Back   The Barrow-Downs Discussion Forum > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Rune Son of Bjarne
Forum: The Books 06-20-2022, 12:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 5,562
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
This is awful

Apparently the guy who made the claims have now had a book published on the topic.

From the debate surrounding it, it seems to be a substandard piece of work that assumes correlation also implies...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-20-2022, 12:52 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,435
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Here (in Denmark) birthday cakes are not...

Here (in Denmark) birthday cakes are not necessarily the norm, so I always assumed it was a cake of a more moderate size (like pastry or a custard pie). I was however thrown of by the outlandish...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-25-2022, 05:39 AM
Replies: 1,581
Views: 316,523
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
In our minds you are forewver greybearded and...

In our minds you are forewver greybearded and with luscious locks. :cool:
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-08-2022, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2,031
Views: 349,984
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Sounds like Formendacil alrigt, nice that...

Sounds like Formendacil alrigt, nice that somethings doesn't change in dreams.
:cool:
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 01-22-2022, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14,187
Views: 1,473,391
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Frodo quickly realised that the Magic of Gandalf...

Frodo quickly realised that the Magic of Gandalf mainly consisted of making items "float" in mid air with the cunning use of very thin string.
Forum: Quotable Quotes 05-27-2021, 03:26 PM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
What about an I'?

What about an I'?
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-27-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Not just Bill, we hear quite a lot about Merry's...

Not just Bill, we hear quite a lot about Merry's ponies from Buckland to Bree.

It never struck me as odd, or out of proportion though.
Forum: Quotable Quotes 05-25-2021, 01:05 PM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I would quite like some S's

I would quite like some S's
Forum: Quotable Quotes 05-18-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Let's start off with an H?

Let's start off with an H?
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-11-2021, 03:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,632
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Rune suddenly realised that he had completely...

Rune suddenly realised that he had completely neglected to greet most of Barrow Downers attending the party, as he had been waylaid by Formendacil almost as soon as he had arrived at the premises.
...
Forum: The Books 05-10-2021, 04:01 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 142,125
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
That is the thing, with the information available...

That is the thing, with the information available to him Gandalf should have deduced the nature of Bilbo's ring much earlier than he did... It makes me think less of him.
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-10-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 3,233
Views: 465,336
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Now that's true a life hack. I tip my hat to...

Now that's true a life hack.

I tip my hat to you.
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-07-2021, 03:00 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
This short remark has been some days in the making... Cross posting galore

Actually funny as it is, Moc Dragon's tale is an element that adds a bit of historicity to the tale. I grew up eating Moch Hare (Danish meatloaf) and Mock Turtle Soup, so there is also an air of...
Forum: Novices and Newcomers 05-05-2021, 06:12 AM
Replies: 4,147
Views: 767,045
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
What a treat. Corona shutdown has made it...

What a treat.

Corona shutdown has made it impossible to get a hairdresser appointment, and so I have made it a quest of mine to return my hair to its former glory.

Possibly this could be...
Forum: Quotable Quotes 05-05-2021, 06:06 AM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Any I's?

Any I's?
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-04-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I don't get that vibe at all, but possibly that...

I don't get that vibe at all, but possibly that is because we don't know why Farmer Maggot developed into the character we meet in The Fellowship. Maggot is one of my favorite characters and seems...
Forum: The Books 05-04-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 18,929
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
We just need to keep this party going over summer...

We just need to keep this party going over summer :smokin:
Forum: The Books 05-04-2021, 02:52 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 142,125
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Good old Arkensil

I am firmly in the "no obviously it is not a Silmaril" camp, but I accept that a flimsy case could be made for the Arkenstone being a Silmaril. Though in my view it entails more than one leap of...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 04-29-2021, 02:40 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Sounds more likely than my interpretation, and I...

Sounds more likely than my interpretation, and I do like pompous and longwinded titles.



Now this seems off to me. Yes basileus was used in the greek speaking parts of the roman empire, but to...
Forum: Quotable Quotes 04-28-2021, 03:59 PM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
any H's?

any H's?
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 04-28-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I know nothing of latin, but I have taken an...

I know nothing of latin, but I have taken an interest in the Eastern Roman Empire (don't be surprised if I start a thread drawing comparisons with Gondor) and so I recognise the Greek title of...
Forum: Quotable Quotes 04-28-2021, 03:11 PM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
S's then?

S's then?
Forum: Quotable Quotes 04-28-2021, 05:31 AM
Replies: 16,697
Views: 962,257
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Any C's?

Any C's?
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 04-25-2021, 04:34 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,249
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
I realised that I did not have a copy of Farmer...

I realised that I did not have a copy of Farmer Giles of Ham lying around, nor could I find my copy of the Danish translation Niels Bonde fra Bold. I couldn't find it on my audiobook/library apps and...
Forum: The Books 04-21-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,113
Posted By Rune Son of Bjarne
Excellent, so will I.

Excellent, so will I.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:48 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.