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Ian Holm has died at the age of 88.
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Thor 'n' Oakenshield
Rohan


Jun 20, 9:59pm

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I was devastated to hear of his passing... [In reply to] Can't Post

I knew him best as Bilbo, of course, but I also have fond memories of watching Time Bandits with my father, where Holm played a hilarious take on Napoleon. He also had a voice role in Pixar's Ratatouille. But he will always be the definitive Bilbo for me.


KingTurgon
Rohan


Jun 21, 4:31pm

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So Sad [In reply to] Can't Post

Similar feeling to when Sir Christopher and Christopher Tolkien passed away. Feels like we lost part of our family - anyone know what I mean? :(

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NottaSackville
Tol Eressea


Jun 22, 12:48pm

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Peace, Ian // [In reply to] Can't Post

 

Happiness: money matters, but less than we think and not in the way that we think. Family is important and so are friends, while envy is toxic -- and so is excessive thinking. Beaches are optional. Trust is not. Neither is gratitude. - The Geography of Bliss by Eric Weiner as summarized by Lily Fairbairn. And a bit of the Hobbit reading thrown in never hurts. - NottaSackville


Auxerre
Rivendell


Jul 16, 3:07am

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I like to think that [In reply to] Can't Post

Our dear drogo was among the first to greet Sir Ian :-)


Altaira
Superuser / Moderator


Jul 16, 4:57am

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Ditto! [In reply to] Can't Post

What a lovely thought. Perfect.

Nice to see you here m'dear. Smile


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grammaboodawg
Immortal


Jul 16, 10:53am

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Oh yes... [In reply to] Can't Post

How wonderful that would be... *big hug*




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