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FF:NZ Tolkien Themed Guessing Game

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by JC_Tolkien, Dec 20, 2001.

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  1. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Extra for experts!

    who said "I am in fact a Hobbit, in all but size."

    and the real question who says this...

    "Look, my friends! Here's a pretty hobbit skin to wrap an elven princeling in."
     
  2. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    HELLO!! Anyone still playing?
     
  3. damolay

    damolay Jedi Youngling star 1

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    I've been giving people a chance I guess. Plus the answer eludes me at present. Is it perhaps Thorin?
     
  4. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Nope, sorry Damo, have you noticed SFL seems to have disappeared since he got a car?
     
  5. farmboynz

    farmboynz Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I have no idea sorry Graal

    and where is SFL anyway
    is it mid semester break down there?
     
  6. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I haven't seen or heard from him since he stopped by to show off his new wheels
     
  7. Humble extra

    Humble extra Jedi Youngling star 5

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    i need a copy of the hobbit


    i would have said thorin too, but if not him, then how about one of the Elven lords after the battle of the five armies? the name of course escapes me
     
  8. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    its not in the hobbit, read the mines of moria very carefully!
     
  9. SithForceLord

    SithForceLord Jedi Master star 6

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    mesa poor uni student - no $$$ for net usage.

    alas - I'm at uni Farmboy - if only it was mis semester break!

    3.5 weeks (give or take) and my first year at uni will be OVER!

    w00t!

    Next weekend a mate and I are going to the Hunters Hills (south of Timaru) to do this country a favour in ridding some pests, eg: Wallaby's and if any deer, pigs, chamois or hares should cross our way...

    :D

    This weekend (7th - 8th of Sep) I'll be doing my kokako essay (worth 15% of ECOLOGY paper) but I hope to go for a hike Sunday (possibly with the rifle over the shoulder) if the weather holds.

    anyhoo - enough from me.

    Seems we're getting new people to play - yay for Farmboy. I also contacted Sil a while back and she's keen to come back soon - which will help this thread continue.

    I got "The Hobbit" on CD and have listened to it twice now. Chans (if you read this thread) It's *not* in full! It has bits missing, but the CD's are generally pretty cool - cheers.

    Hey Graal! Have to grab some Suvlaki some time perhaps!
     
  10. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    had souvlaki for tea tonight, MMMmmmm double lamb and hot chilli!!!
    and still no one can answer this tricky question! Muahahahahahahaha!!

    (even shells got it SFL!)
     
  11. Neimhaille

    Neimhaille Jedi Master star 3

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    Tolkein himself said the first in a letter to a friends, and then Aragorn said the latter...

    Now ask how I found out;)

    Hi, been posting in the costuming section.. decided to head on over to a Kiwi forum.
     
  12. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    well done your turn!
     
  13. SithForceLord

    SithForceLord Jedi Master star 6

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    Good - time for a new Q. But due to my current state of poorness I can not see myself participating in this, or any, thread for a while - nor consuming those very very very very very nice Suvlakis.

    woe is me.

    :( :_|

    but, things could be worse. I could be JP - and live in Auckland and not have any suvlaki or spags. And oh how I've had my spags.

     
  14. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Ahh the joys of car ownership! I bet spags know your order when you walk thru the door!
     
  15. SithForceLord

    SithForceLord Jedi Master star 6

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    Neimhaille, still your turn.

    //disappointed//

    I get some web credit - I come here hoping to answer a Q and a new Q hasn't even been posted! :(

    woe is me.
     
  16. damolay

    damolay Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Give the newbie til 11:00pm our time tonite, or SFL gets to post a new question.
     
  17. damolay

    damolay Jedi Youngling star 1

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    The previous post should've read 'Damo will come up with a question'

    So here it is :D

    What is lebethron & where is it mentioned in the context of The Lord Of The Rings?
     
  18. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    "A tree that grew in Gondor; little is known of it, except that it was fair, and beloved by the woodworkers of that land. The staves given by Faramir to Frodo and Sam were made of lebethron wood, as was the casket in which he brought the Crown of Gondor to the coronation of Aragorn."

    and for my question.... name merrys' horse at the battle of the pellenor fields


     
  19. Silmarillion

    Silmarillion Manager Emerita/Ex RSA star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Stybba?

    This is off the top of my head.
     
  20. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Yay! Sils back and has the right answer!! your turn sil!
     
  21. Silmarillion

    Silmarillion Manager Emerita/Ex RSA star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Yay! :)

    Who was King before Theoden?
     
  22. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Thengel?
    "Theoden son of thengel"...yeah that sounds Right
     
  23. Silmarillion

    Silmarillion Manager Emerita/Ex RSA star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Yep, that's what I was thinking of.
     
  24. Darth_Graal

    Darth_Graal Jedi Padawan star 4

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    ok then next question,
    who says "Few can foresee whither their road will lead them, till they come to its end."?

     
  25. Neimhaille

    Neimhaille Jedi Master star 3

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    *newbie shuffles feet and traces circles in the dirt with her toe sheepishly* I thought I'd read all the info, but didn't realise I'd need to ask a Q myself.. I could make excuses.. I really have had a very bad memory this last year (there are reasons, but I'll divulge them as and when I get to know people better, otherwise I'll sound whiney;)

    Anyway, others have asked far better questions than I could. I admit I gave up on the books soon after Eowyn was carried off.. she was the only character I really clicked with. perhpas it has to do with being a chick, but then I can read other male dominated novels without even thinking of gender.

    So made my apologies.. sort of and now I shall go back to reading posts:)
     
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