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  Collapse Did Sauron joined the battle in the War of The Elves? Victariongreyjoy 1523 5 Dec 23 2017, 4:56pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)
       Collapse I don't think so. Otaku-sempai 1496 4 Dec 23 2017, 8:00pm
           Collapse Battle of the Gwathló Victariongreyjoy 1474 3 Dec 23 2017, 11:30pm
               Collapse Okay! Otaku-sempai 1468 2 Dec 23 2017, 11:48pm
                   Collapse Sauron Victariongreyjoy 1464 1 Dec 23 2017, 11:56pm
                       Or... Otaku-sempai 1450 0 Dec 24 2017, 3:08am

  Collapse Could Ar-Pharazôn defeat Sauron? Victariongreyjoy 1954 9 Dec 20 2017, 9:32pm Jump to last post in thread (by Eruonen)
       I think Ar-Pharzaon would win CuriousG 1937 0 Dec 20 2017, 11:19pm
       Collapse Depends on what you mean. InTheChair 1855 6 Dec 21 2017, 9:39pm
           Collapse Supernatural forces? Victariongreyjoy 1815 5 Dec 22 2017, 11:24pm
               Collapse Sauron's Resources Otaku-sempai 1807 4 Dec 23 2017, 12:39am
                   Collapse Outcome? Victariongreyjoy 1802 3 Dec 23 2017, 1:21am
                       Collapse Probably not. Otaku-sempai 1788 2 Dec 23 2017, 4:01am
                           Collapse Must been a heck of a sight.... Victariongreyjoy 1787 1 Dec 23 2017, 4:18am
                               Sauron's Army Otaku-sempai 1779 0 Dec 23 2017, 4:36am
       Sauron's forces yes....Sauron himself? Possible as in the example of Isildur Eruonen 1671 0 Dec 24 2017, 5:39pm

  Collapse How Arnor managed to hold off The Witch King for so long? Victariongreyjoy 2635 29 Dec 18 2017, 8:23pm Jump to last post in thread (by Attalus)
       Collapse Limits Otaku-sempai 2589 28 Dec 18 2017, 8:43pm
           Collapse Dunedain weapons and experience Victariongreyjoy 2584 27 Dec 18 2017, 8:48pm
               Collapse It's hard to say. Otaku-sempai 2578 26 Dec 18 2017, 9:16pm
                   Collapse Dagger of Westernesse Victariongreyjoy 2568 25 Dec 18 2017, 9:33pm
                       Collapse Probably enchanted when they were made. Otaku-sempai 2537 4 Dec 19 2017, 12:48am
                           Collapse Dunedain and magic Victariongreyjoy 2464 3 Dec 19 2017, 3:47pm
                               Collapse Re: Dunedain and magic Otaku-sempai 2457 2 Dec 19 2017, 4:51pm
                                   Collapse Sauron Victariongreyjoy 2450 1 Dec 19 2017, 5:12pm
                                       Sauron and Ar-Pharazôn Otaku-sempai 2448 0 Dec 19 2017, 5:35pm
                       Collapse "Dagger of Westernesse" seems like an odd term, but ... squire 2535 19 Dec 19 2017, 2:29am
                           Collapse Daggers of Westernesse Otaku-sempai 2525 15 Dec 19 2017, 3:42am
                               Collapse ‘Old knives are long enough as swords for hobbit-people" noWizardme 2487 14 Dec 19 2017, 2:54pm
                                   Short swords for Hobbits Otaku-sempai 2486 0 Dec 19 2017, 3:14pm
                                   Collapse Daggers of Westernesse No One in Particular 2273 12 Dec 23 2017, 3:31am
                                       Collapse And it also depends how the magic is done FarFromHome 2196 11 Dec 23 2017, 10:57pm
                                           Collapse Maybe there wasn't any magic in the knives at all? Just the combination of a Woman, a Hobbit and unusual courage? InTheChair 2146 10 Dec 25 2017, 3:31pm
                                               Collapse There must have been some magic in that Barrow-knife they found. Otaku-sempai 2149 9 Dec 25 2017, 4:02pm
                                                   Collapse Magic Blade? Attalus 1692 8 Jan 5, 7:41pm
                                                       Collapse stagnant sinews Elthir 1588 7 Jan 9, 8:53pm
                                                           Then There's a pair of us! Attalus 1580 0 Jan 9, 8:59pm
                                                           Collapse Paralysis? S'news to me. squire 1577 5 Jan 9, 9:55pm
                                                               Collapse What a knife Attalus 600 4 Jan 10, 1:08am
                                                                   Collapse I broke the law that keeps the cars on the right side of the road. squire 597 3 Jan 10, 1:58am
                                                                       Collapse Magic? Attalus 587 2 Jan 10, 5:00am
                                                                           Collapse Magic isn't just vague in Tolkien FarFromHome 571 1 Jan 10, 1:47pm
                                                                               Well played! Attalus 556 0 Jan 10, 5:34pm
                           Collapse Were not these all knives of some young prince of Cardolan? InTheChair 2341 2 Dec 21 2017, 9:58pm
                               Collapse After Merry uses his to wound the Witch-king... Silverlode 2340 1 Dec 21 2017, 11:23pm
                                   That classic passage elides the concepts of 'sword' and 'dagger' squire 2342 0 Dec 21 2017, 11:57pm

  Collapse Paths in Middle-Earth just_a_guy 1405 3 Dec 18 2017, 6:14am Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)
       Collapse "Roads Go Ever Ever On" Otaku-sempai 1362 2 Dec 18 2017, 3:32pm
           Collapse ...and in addition... noWizardme 1262 1 Dec 19 2017, 2:32pm
               Paths to and from Moria. Otaku-sempai 1258 0 Dec 19 2017, 3:08pm

  Collapse Could a Nazgul or a Orc become Sauron's successor? Victariongreyjoy 3033 31 Dec 14 2017, 10:44pm Jump to last post in thread (by Otaku-sempai)
       Collapse Not a Ringwraith. Otaku-sempai 2985 25 Dec 14 2017, 10:53pm
           Collapse Easterling warchief Victariongreyjoy 2965 24 Dec 15 2017, 2:34am
               Collapse Tolkien called that "a thriller - not worth doing". squire 2960 3 Dec 15 2017, 2:52am
                   Collapse I can think of one exception that proves this rule Voronwë_the_Faithful 2895 2 Dec 15 2017, 10:40pm
                       Collapse Maybe it was a prequel. squire 2877 1 Dec 16 2017, 12:55am
                           A paradox noWizardme 2828 0 Dec 16 2017, 9:27am
               Collapse Why not write the fan fiction? noWizardme 2939 6 Dec 15 2017, 2:42pm
                   Collapse Funny you should mention it.... Morthoron 2879 5 Dec 16 2017, 12:27am
                       Collapse Black Númenóreans Otaku-sempai 2866 4 Dec 16 2017, 1:56am
                           Collapse Mouth of Sauron Victariongreyjoy 2857 1 Dec 16 2017, 2:51am
                               Re: Mouth of Sauron Otaku-sempai 2846 0 Dec 16 2017, 3:55am
                           Collapse In reply... Morthoron 2852 1 Dec 16 2017, 3:50am
                               Men of the North and Men of the West Otaku-sempai 2846 0 Dec 16 2017, 4:18am
               Collapse Evil always seems to come back CuriousG 2930 11 Dec 15 2017, 3:43pm
                   Collapse Yes Laineth 2919 1 Dec 15 2017, 5:31pm
                       Expanding this on a live adaptation? Victariongreyjoy 2855 0 Dec 16 2017, 3:04am
                   Collapse Imagine if this is what became of the Blue Wizards. Ataahua 2911 8 Dec 15 2017, 7:24pm
                       Collapse Well, it did. But then they got better. squire 2908 7 Dec 15 2017, 7:40pm
                           Collapse changing his change of mind? Elthir 2695 6 Dec 17 2017, 2:19pm
                               Collapse Thanks for that squire 2688 5 Dec 17 2017, 2:46pm
                                   Collapse my mission in the East... Elthir 2658 4 Dec 17 2017, 8:59pm
                                       Collapse He calls them the Blue Wizards in the "Istari" essay in Unfinished Tales squire 2651 1 Dec 17 2017, 9:25pm
                                           right... Elthir 923 0 Dec 17 2017, 11:16pm
                                       Collapse Ithryn Luin Otaku-sempai 936 1 Dec 17 2017, 9:41pm
                                           Yes but I meant... Elthir 923 0 Dec 17 2017, 11:09pm
               Guessing that Umbar or somewhere east would be the strongest foothold of evil after the fall of Mordor. InTheChair 868 0 Dec 21 2017, 10:10pm
       Collapse I did have an idea Hamfast Gamgee 2736 1 Dec 16 2017, 11:51pm
           That sounds terribly like Belegdir 2717 0 Dec 17 2017, 12:28pm
       Collapse Sauron's Successor Gothmog_Balrog 600 2 Jan 30, 1:13am
           Collapse Sauron's Successor Gothmog_Balrog 592 1 Jan 30, 1:36am
               After Sauron Otaku-sempai 586 0 Jan 30, 3:20am

  Collapse Encounter with barrow-wight just_a_guy 1762 9 Dec 14 2017, 7:56pm Jump to last post in thread (by just_a_guy)
       Collapse He was the last to be captured? CuriousG 1729 8 Dec 15 2017, 3:34am
           Collapse Well what do you know...!!! just_a_guy 1722 2 Dec 15 2017, 4:35am
               Collapse Just a thought just_a_guy 1709 1 Dec 15 2017, 7:11am
                   Maybe, but CuriousG 1691 0 Dec 15 2017, 2:10pm
           Collapse Frodo as an observer noWizardme 1691 4 Dec 15 2017, 2:18pm
               Collapse Hmmmm CuriousG 1687 3 Dec 15 2017, 2:34pm
                   Collapse Meanwhile, internally to the story noWizardme 1684 2 Dec 15 2017, 3:00pm
                       Collapse A higher power at work CuriousG 1678 1 Dec 15 2017, 3:23pm
                           This makes sense to me just_a_guy 1665 0 Dec 15 2017, 5:39pm

  Collapse Location of Tom Bombadil's House just_a_guy 1276 3 Dec 14 2017, 7:00pm Jump to last post in thread (by Eruonen)
       Collapse Relatively speaking, the house was not on the highest point of land; it was "under" a higher hill nearby. squire 1260 1 Dec 14 2017, 7:30pm
           Got it...!!! Thanks!!! just_a_guy 1258 0 Dec 14 2017, 7:35pm
       Basically, he had the Barrow Downs starting just up and over the hill. Eruonen 1177 0 Dec 19 2017, 3:42pm

  Collapse The Kings of old Gondor Hamfast Gamgee 1251 2 Dec 13 2017, 11:19pm Jump to last post in thread (by Hamfast Gamgee)
       Collapse As distinct from Numenorean kings or inclusive? Eruonen 1230 1 Dec 14 2017, 3:38am
           Sauron Hamfast Gamgee 1163 0 Dec 16 2017, 11:54pm

  Collapse Making for Weathertop just_a_guy 1722 10 Dec 13 2017, 5:00pm Jump to last post in thread (by noWizardme)
       Collapse I think you hit a good hole in the logic CuriousG 1686 4 Dec 13 2017, 8:40pm
           Collapse Gandalf from the South? Otaku-sempai 1678 3 Dec 13 2017, 8:53pm
               Collapse What about the letter? just_a_guy 1656 2 Dec 14 2017, 3:31am
                   You're probably right... Otaku-sempai 1650 0 Dec 14 2017, 4:04am
                   Had Frodo received the letter, sador 1642 0 Dec 14 2017, 5:24am
       Of course it's not only a good place for meeting Gandalf Hamfast Gamgee 1666 0 Dec 13 2017, 11:11pm
       Collapse Plans can change. Silverlode 1653 3 Dec 14 2017, 4:27am
           Collapse Okay just_a_guy 1648 2 Dec 14 2017, 4:46am
               Collapse Well...let's look at what Aragorn and Gandalf have to say about it. Silverlode 1640 1 Dec 14 2017, 6:48am
                   Weathertop logic noWizardme 1625 0 Dec 14 2017, 10:30am

  Collapse Questions about the Ainur and Valinor Victariongreyjoy 1462 4 Dec 5 2017, 11:49pm Jump to last post in thread (by No One in Particular)
       Yes to most of the above. Petty Dwarf 1447 0 Dec 6 2017, 12:03am
       Collapse I'm rusty on this, but some of this I'm pretty sure about squire 1449 1 Dec 6 2017, 12:21am
           Where's Waldo? No One in Particular 1310 0 Dec 10 2017, 4:06am
       Lest we forget Bracegirdle 1404 0 Dec 6 2017, 5:46pm

  Collapse The Dark Side of the Anglo-Saxons Eruonen 2070 12 Dec 2 2017, 8:06pm Jump to last post in thread (by squire)
       Collapse A very nicely written piece - but a bit strained when it tries to drag Tolkien in. squire 2049 2 Dec 2 2017, 8:23pm
           Collapse The culture or Rohan is most often compared to Tolkien's Anglo-Saxons Eruonen 2034 1 Dec 2 2017, 8:35pm
               Rohan is a fairly clear analogue, but the article has larger fish in mind squire 2018 0 Dec 2 2017, 11:40pm
       Collapse Dunno Darkstone 1942 1 Dec 4 2017, 6:48pm
           Right, because very little was left of Anglo-Saxon culture hence his attempt Eruonen 1939 0 Dec 4 2017, 6:50pm
       Collapse Anglo-Saxon slavery is particularly unappealing CuriousG 1924 1 Dec 4 2017, 11:42pm
           It cuts both ways. FarFromHome 1886 0 Dec 5 2017, 3:05pm
       Collapse For what it's worth - geordie 1904 4 Dec 5 2017, 10:50am
           Collapse Good old Tolkien squire 1896 3 Dec 5 2017, 12:52pm
               Collapse I was hoping someone would ask - geordie 1880 2 Dec 5 2017, 5:03pm
                   oops , sorry - geordie 1875 0 Dec 5 2017, 5:05pm
                   Thank you, for clarity's sake. squire 1866 0 Dec 5 2017, 7:17pm

  Collapse The Messiah comes to Middle-earth SamBerry 5425 46 Dec 2 2017, 3:17am Jump to last post in thread (by CuriousG)
       Collapse Welcome back SamBerry- SirDennisC 5304 16 Dec 2 2017, 4:01am
           Collapse I like that idea of the Fellowship... SamBerry 5287 15 Dec 2 2017, 5:13am
               Collapse Can’t you find anyone or anything? noWizardme 5278 14 Dec 2 2017, 9:43am
                   Collapse I guess as long as you remember that it's your interpretation SamBerry 5252 13 Dec 2 2017, 3:35pm
                       Collapse Sure noWizardme 5237 12 Dec 2 2017, 6:54pm
                           That was a good read. Thanks =) // SamBerry 5166 0 Dec 3 2017, 1:45am
                           That was a link worth clicking! Thanks / SirDennisC 5163 0 Dec 3 2017, 2:15am
                           Collapse I'm tempted to give the spoiler of who he said the most Jesus-like character is CuriousG 5150 7 Dec 3 2017, 11:57am
                               Collapse Heh SirDennisC 5156 6 Dec 3 2017, 1:35pm
                                   Collapse Personally, I’m glad JRR didn’t use his story as a soapbox or pulpit noWizardme 5147 5 Dec 3 2017, 1:51pm
                                       Collapse Agreed SirDennisC 5119 4 Dec 3 2017, 7:38pm
                                           Collapse "For reasons which I will not elaborate , that [explicit Christianity] seems to me fatal." noWizardme 5039 3 Dec 4 2017, 11:19am
                                               Collapse How explicit religion could be "fatal" CuriousG 5006 2 Dec 4 2017, 6:43pm
                                                   Collapse Precisely SirDennisC 4956 1 Dec 5 2017, 4:21am
                                                       Tolkien's fictional universe has a novel solution to "the problem of evil" noWizardme 4926 0 Dec 5 2017, 9:54am
                           Collapse Those are very insightful sermons FarFromHome 5039 1 Dec 4 2017, 10:02am
                               universal nature noWizardme 5034 0 Dec 4 2017, 10:54am
       Collapse Although Tolkien denied allegory or symbolism in his work, Bracegirdle 5244 1 Dec 2 2017, 4:51pm
           And just to add that Easter/ rebirth coincides with the fall of Sauron CuriousG 5236 0 Dec 2 2017, 5:11pm
       Such themes are found in many heroic works so it is possible to find Eruonen 5214 0 Dec 2 2017, 7:53pm
       Collapse Well Darkstone 5007 20 Dec 4 2017, 7:00pm
           Collapse PTSD? CuriousG 4993 19 Dec 4 2017, 9:26pm
               Collapse It hasn't come up all that often, but squire 4986 1 Dec 4 2017, 10:48pm
                   PTSD, I can see that SirDennisC 4966 0 Dec 5 2017, 3:17am
               Collapse Yes Darkstone 3862 16 Dec 5 2017, 4:07pm
                   Collapse Splendid list of examples noWizardme 3848 3 Dec 5 2017, 5:27pm
                       Collapse Hobbits and war CuriousG 3838 2 Dec 5 2017, 6:29pm
                           Collapse Sam’s “bad war” noWizardme 3834 1 Dec 5 2017, 7:00pm
                               Sam's last line CuriousG 3826 0 Dec 5 2017, 7:57pm
                   Wow. Thank you. And as Wiz said, a splendid list. Not a "trite interpretation" at all. CuriousG 3844 0 Dec 5 2017, 6:19pm
                   Collapse Questionable Example Otaku-sempai 3829 10 Dec 5 2017, 8:03pm
                       Collapse Works for me noWizardme 3805 8 Dec 5 2017, 8:55pm
                           Not only does he expect to die, CuriousG 3801 0 Dec 5 2017, 9:10pm
                           Collapse I'm not sure squire 3802 6 Dec 5 2017, 9:23pm
                               Collapse Pippin and the horns... No One in Particular 3383 5 Dec 10 2017, 4:21am
                                   Collapse Dunno Darkstone 3352 4 Dec 12 2017, 2:08pm
                                       Does Pippin suffer at all from PTSD? Otaku-sempai 3348 0 Dec 12 2017, 3:01pm
                                       Collapse That reminds me of my mum FarFromHome 3304 2 Dec 13 2017, 9:36am
                                           Collapse Yes Darkstone 3277 1 Dec 14 2017, 6:06pm
                                               Ignorance and stigma vs empathy and education CuriousG 3256 0 Dec 16 2017, 2:55am
                       "You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your pants, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to.” // Darkstone 3643 0 Dec 6 2017, 4:19am
       Collapse For what it's worth - geordie 3879 3 Dec 5 2017, 10:38am
         Collapse We can't hang on every word of the author's CuriousG 3867 2 Dec 5 2017, 1:40pm
               Collapse Or maybe we can... FarFromHome 3865 1 Dec 5 2017, 3:26pm
                   I think you nailed it. Ethel Duath 3601 0 Dec 7 2017, 3:19am
       Back to thoughts on Fr Martin Flatman's Blog on 'Tolkien Homilies' Bracegirdle 3439 0 Dec 9 2017, 5:03pm

  Collapse The Departure of Boromir, an early death jlj93byu 1306 5 Nov 28 2017, 5:40pm Jump to last post in thread (by MorgulBlade)
       Collapse I thought there would be more CuriousG 1268 3 Nov 28 2017, 9:20pm
           I read the books first as a child: main characters didn't *die*, in my experience :) // noWizardme 1249 0 Nov 28 2017, 10:16pm
           Collapse Well, you where wrong about Aragorn, werent' you? Hamfast Gamgee 1083 1 Dec 13 2017, 11:12pm
               Yes, but... Otaku-sempai 1078 0 Dec 14 2017, 4:06am
       regarding boromir MorgulBlade 1009 0 Dec 21 2017, 6:36pm

  Moved: Saint Tolkien? Voronwë_the_Faithful - - Nov 27 2017, 2:00am Jump to last post in thread (by Voronwë_the_Faithful)

  Collapse the Underworld (as in Grond, Hammer of the...) Alveric 4224 13 Nov 22 2017, 8:32pm Jump to last post in thread (by FarFromHome)
       Utumno Darkstone 4193 0 Nov 22 2017, 8:47pm
       Collapse I think the association with hell is the best way to go squire 4194 7 Nov 22 2017, 8:50pm
           Collapse OK, but... Alveric 4188 4 Nov 22 2017, 9:07pm
               Isn't 'diyu' the right choice, then? squire 4186 0 Nov 22 2017, 9:50pm
               No problem Darkstone 4182 0 Nov 22 2017, 9:53pm
               Collapse what the "heck" Elthir 4171 1 Nov 22 2017, 11:35pm
                   Cool, rich stuff Alveric 4040 0 Nov 25 2017, 11:29pm
           Collapse Hell-hawks = Mordor-hawks Darkstone 3912 1 Nov 27 2017, 9:59pm
               Nice catch, but is it as literal as that? FarFromHome 3854 0 Nov 28 2017, 2:53pm
       Collapse Need this "Hell" have a Christian meaning? N.E. Brigand 4037 2 Nov 26 2017, 2:22am
           Niflheim Darkstone 3926 0 Nov 27 2017, 6:59pm
           Norse Hel Elthir 3901 0 Nov 27 2017, 11:57pm
       I think Tolkien would have approved! FarFromHome 3853 0 Nov 28 2017, 3:16pm
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