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Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 06-16-2021, 03:01 PM
Replies: 343
Views: 68,660
Posted By Pitchwife
^This is so many kinds of hilarious, Legate! Also...

^This is so many kinds of hilarious, Legate! Also kind of creepy in parts.


You probably know that this is exactly how Ralph Bakshi's LotR was made. (Got to admit, when I first read about an...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-16-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,270
Posted By Pitchwife
Leaf I want to see mountains again, Gandalf - mountains!

Agreed. It reads very much like a long, honest look in the mirror, and maybe also a bit of a plea to the Second Voice.

Like I said above, I first read Leaf as a young man near twenty, in the...
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 06-13-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,270
Posted By Pitchwife
Speaking of purgatory, I'd like to mention Vane's...

Speaking of purgatory, I'd like to mention Vane's dreams while Sleeping the Sleep in George Macdonald's Lilith, where he remembers every wrong he ever did to anybody in his life and works to make...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-19-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5,199
Views: 533,629
Posted By Pitchwife
Me too, me too.

Me too, me too.
Forum: Chapter-by-Chapter 05-19-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,740
Posted By Pitchwife
Well, there's Tailbiter, the semi-sentient sword,...

Well, there's Tailbiter, the semi-sentient sword, or at least animated by an agenda of its own, more bent on dragon-slaying than its wielder - a more light-hearted cousin of such wilful blades as...
Forum: The Barrow-Downs 05-01-2021, 01:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 844
Posted By Pitchwife
Enter Pitchwife, feeling terribly underdressed...

Enter Pitchwife, feeling terribly underdressed next to Esty and Kuru in his jeans and sneakers, usual chequered flannel shirt unbuttoned to reveal a black t-shirt adorned with the Dead Moon logo...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 05-01-2021, 11:59 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Now I've had a decent amount of sleep at last -...

Now I've had a decent amount of sleep at last - staying up till after 1am twice a week when you're working isn't healthy at all, and I feel for our Finns for whom it was even worse. Also had a few...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:32 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
WOW Lommy, that was --- incredible. A...

WOW


Lommy, that was --- incredible. A well deserved win! *bows*


And I need to get up in 5 hours. See you all tomorrow!
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:15 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
It was supposed to be a Twin Peaks reference...

It was supposed to be a Twin Peaks reference...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Who's going to look at you out of the mirror, I...

Who's going to look at you out of the mirror, I wonder?
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 05:08 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
That might actually not have been the worst idea.

That might actually not have been the worst idea.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Lynching an innocent on the last Day is a worse...

Lynching an innocent on the last Day is a worse failure, I'd say.:confused:
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 04:40 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
You know what would be insane? The Dead were...

You know what would be insane? The Dead were wrong, Soriman is the last wolf and dances on our graves. (Improbable, but I'd laugh my head off.)
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 04:23 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
As long as it's the other person's fault, and...

As long as it's the other person's fault, and their insurance pays... In traffic, unlike in war, wounds in the back are more honourable.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
You mean IRL? Aw, that sucks. You know,...

You mean IRL? Aw, that sucks.


You know, this could be the first WW game on the Downs won by the Dead not the Living.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 03:53 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
The Dead Thread is boiling now.

The Dead Thread is boiling now.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 03:50 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
And look, I happened to tie it after all!:D

And look, I happened to tie it after all!:D
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 03:47 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Welcome to my world. I feel you. ...

Welcome to my world.



I feel you.



My reason says Lommy is innocent. My guts say Morsul is. So far my guts have been right when they told me someone was innocent (Greenie, Boro), so...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 03:27 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
This is correct and also does away with what I...

This is correct and also does away with what I said in #574.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 03:23 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Yes, there are wolves on the Dead Thread but...

Yes, there are wolves on the Dead Thread but they're outnumbered 5:2. There's a small chance of the dead wolves messing with the voting, but I trust the dead ordos (not oreos, which is a sweet, which...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
No sorry scratch that, you're talking about the...

No sorry scratch that, you're talking about the three-way tie you suggested at the end. Fair point.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
But isn't that just what you did by voting first...

But isn't that just what you did by voting first thing in the morning?
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 02:35 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
While I'm having a monologue...

The reason I felt Morsul was probably innocent at the end of yesterDay was him second-guessing his vote for me, for which I was of course grateful. But a Morsulf would of course have known I'd turn...
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 02:21 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Why do you think that? That much is...

Why do you think that?



That much is true whatever he is.
Forum: Middle-earth Mirth 04-29-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 14,530
Posted By Pitchwife
Morsul always is a bit of a cowboy - impulsive,...

Morsul always is a bit of a cowboy - impulsive, straightforward, often a bit crazy. Doesn't overthink things, is rather carefree, it's all just a game. All this makes it easy to see him as innocent,...
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