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Dwarves are all about 'statement architecture', aren't they?

Ataahua
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May 17 2013, 3:29am


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Dwarves are all about 'statement architecture', aren't they? [In reply to] Can't Post

Why build a hall with a roof just high enough that a visiting Elf won't hit his head, when you could instead build it large enough for a dragon to swing a cat in?

Of course, that came back to bite them later...

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

"Ah, how ironic, the addictive qualities of Sauronís 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 beggar with them too." - Gandalf's Diaries, final par, by Ufthak.


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Subject User Time
Giant Statue? Barrow-Wight Send a private message to Barrow-Wight May 17 2013, 2:14am
    I'm picking Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua May 17 2013, 2:56am
        I agree Kaede Send a private message to Kaede May 17 2013, 3:09am
            Dwarves are all about 'statement architecture', aren't they? Ataahua Send a private message to Ataahua May 17 2013, 3:29am
                Oh, you're totally right! Kaede Send a private message to Kaede May 17 2013, 12:42pm
                Yes they are IdrilofGondolin Send a private message to IdrilofGondolin May 18 2013, 9:42pm
    I guess is the gate of Erebor Mr. Arkenstone (isaac) Send a private message to Mr. Arkenstone (isaac) May 17 2013, 10:03am
        That is my guess as well... Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai May 18 2013, 8:36pm
    I'm pretty sure that area Esmeralda Send a private message to Esmeralda May 17 2013, 12:30pm
    Could the secret door be on (or very near) those massive Dwarf statues? DanielLB Send a private message to DanielLB May 17 2013, 3:01pm

 
 
 

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