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LiJuun
The Shire


Feb 22 2007, 5:21am

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I haven't been here much. OK, hardly at all. I'm really swamped with work, and it's going to take me some time to accept and get used to these new boards. I miss you guys so much, and it nearly made me cry when I saw that gramma had started a pants thread (bless her!) over at the old place. I'm having more trouble than I expected getting over it, but I will make an effort, because I love you guys so much!

Anyway, since I haven't been around, I'm not sure if we're still doing weekly threads like we used to. I'm going to try to spend some time here this weekend and see if there is any new protocol, but in the meantime I'm just going to plow ahead like I always have done. Once again, however, I'm using a pic that I have no idea who submitted. Probably Linners or Alassea Eruvande or Hot Water Nobility, but I can't really be sure which one it was. It's nice to know that some things never change, though, isn't it? Wink But I am trying to remember to always record who sent in the pic, though. I'm running low on pics, everyone, so send me your submissions! Anyway, I give you this week's submission for the Caption Contest:



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squire
Valinor


Feb 22 2007, 5:36am

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The Elves had not forgotten their old alliance -- but they HAD forgotten to bring enough shampoo for everyone [In reply to] Can't Post

 



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Silverlode
Forum Admin / Moderator


Feb 22 2007, 5:37am

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"The boys all resented having their battle on the playground interrupted for the class picture." [In reply to] Can't Post

(((LiJuun))) Welcome to the new boards! (I know this isn't your first post, but I didn't greet you before.) They look a bit intimidating at first, but they're really quite easy to get used to. I know it's a hard adjustment, though, especially for those of us who really loved the creaky old format. I'm one of them! Give it a little time and you'll settle in fine. And don't hesitate to ask for help if you need it, either on Feedback or via Private Message.

As far as new protocol, except that we've added a couple of new areas, we want all traditions and such to carry on as usual. So definitely weekly threads should continue!

Silverlode

Between the acting of a dreadful thing
And the first motion, all the interim is
Like a phantasma, or a hideous dream:
The genius and the plan thus inspired
Depart me and I, entering a room,
Find myself on the threshold, stand still
And wonder what I came to do there.


Ataahua
Superuser / Moderator


Feb 22 2007, 6:14am

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Everyone was made to stand on the naughty step until the cookie thief owned up. / [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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Dwarves: "Pretty rings..."
Men: "Pretty rings..."
Sauron: "Mine's better."

"Ah, how ironic, the addictive qualities of Sauron’s master weapon led to its own destruction. Which just goes to show, kids - if you want two small and noble souls to succeed on a mission of dire importance... send an evil-minded b*****d with them too." - Gandalf's Diaries, final par, by Ufthak.


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linkin-artelf
Lorien


Feb 22 2007, 7:23am

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Now boys, that's not how you play monkey in the middle! [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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At the light that radiates down
Will it travel forth to you
Far across this shimmering sea?"
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Noneoftheabove
Lorien


Feb 22 2007, 7:25am

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We are the Knights who say, "Neeeee!" [In reply to] Can't Post

 


YodatheHobbit
Rivendell


Feb 22 2007, 7:49am

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Gimli: Hey, Leggy. Could you get me another box? [In reply to] Can't Post

 

When the seas and mountains fall and we come to end of days, in the dark I hear your call calling me there, i will go there and back again.


Elven
Valinor

Feb 22 2007, 8:04am

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... looks at the 'bender' in the corner .... [In reply to] Can't Post

Theoden: "Stew"?
Aragorn: "Yep".


(This post was edited by Elven on Feb 22 2007, 8:10am)


hot water nobility
Registered User

Feb 22 2007, 8:12am

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Viggo: "Come on, it's just a severed hand! All we need is some superglue. Let's finish this scene..." [In reply to] Can't Post

My first post. Angelic (But I wasn't the photo-submitter this time.)


Penthe
Gondor


Feb 22 2007, 8:55am

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Theoden was slightly irked that Denethor wouldn't let his friends attend Boromir's 21st birthday party (NT) [In reply to] Can't Post

 


grammaboodawg
Immortal


Feb 22 2007, 9:40am

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{{LiJuun}} The Ice Cream line waits patiently as Helm digs at the hard tub of Rocky Road. [In reply to] Can't Post

 



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grammaboodawg
Immortal


Feb 22 2007, 9:57am

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Typical. Kings and wannabees posing for cameras causes a traffic jam. [In reply to] Can't Post

 



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Greenwood Hobbit
Gondor


Feb 22 2007, 10:13am

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The new 'short back and sides for hygiene' haircut rule was not universally welcomed in Helm's deep [In reply to] Can't Post

 


dernwyn
Forum Admin / Moderator


Feb 22 2007, 12:20pm

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Waiting for the first pot of coffee to brew takes a great deal of patience. (nt) [In reply to] Can't Post

 


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mawguy
The Shire


Feb 22 2007, 1:32pm

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alright, beauty contestants... [In reply to] Can't Post

...remember how we practised walking down the stairs. now, one at a time...

"Alas for us all! And for all that walk the world in these after-days. For such is the way of it: to find and lose, as it seems to those whose boat is on the running stream. But I count you blessed, Gimli son of Glóin: for your loss you suffer of your own free will, and you might have chosen otherwise. But you have not forsaken your companions, and the least reward that you shall have is that the memory of Lothlórien shall remain ever clear and unstained in your heart, and shall neither fade nor grow stale."

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Shadowfaxfan
Rivendell


Feb 22 2007, 1:39pm

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Perhaps the foul smell of the Uruk-hai was not alone in breaching the walls of Helms Deep! [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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NottaSackville
Tol Eressea

Feb 22 2007, 1:51pm

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If you want to make the Hobbit without PJ, you're gonna have to get past US! \ [In reply to] Can't Post

 


Darkstone
Immortal


Feb 22 2007, 2:10pm

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The Rohan University Glee Club wasn't very. / [In reply to] Can't Post

 

"That's not right! That's not even wrong!!"
-Wolfgang Pauli after seeing TTT

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Owlyross
Rohan


Feb 22 2007, 2:12pm

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As Eowyn showered before the battle, the men of Rohan fell silent. [In reply to] Can't Post

 

"Any society that would give up a little liberty to gain a little security will deserve neither and lose both."
Benjamin Franklin

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L. Ron Halfelven
Grey Havens


Feb 22 2007, 2:40pm

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More French punnery: [In reply to] Can't Post

J'accuse -- I am sitting in a whirlpool bath.


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FarFromHome
Valinor


Feb 22 2007, 2:47pm

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"Okay, who's first? I'll take the guy in the brown dress."/ [In reply to] Can't Post

 

Farewell, friends! I hear the call.
The ship's beside the stony wall.


grammaboodawg
Immortal


Feb 22 2007, 3:25pm

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*high five!* [In reply to] Can't Post

 



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Elberbeth
Tol Eressea


Feb 22 2007, 3:50pm

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The latest group of applicants for Middle Earth's Top Model didn't look too promising./NT [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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Farawyn
Rohan


Feb 22 2007, 3:56pm

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Simon Says look dour...Simon Says put your hands at your sides...GOTCHA Aragorn! [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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Annael
Half-elven


Feb 22 2007, 3:59pm

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It took 23 group photo attempts before Hadlof finally stopped making "rabbit ears" behind Gimli's head [In reply to] Can't Post

 

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