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L. Ron Halfelven
Grey Havens

Mar 21 2007, 5:23pm

Post #26 of 30 (27 views)
And therefore all but unnoticeable./ [In reply to] Can't Post


Mar 21 2007, 5:37pm

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From what perspective? From the plane? [In reply to] Can't Post


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A little bit of Rivendell to warm the home


Mar 21 2007, 7:59pm

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Will NOT be doing this.. [In reply to] Can't Post

I've got a thing about heights, too. I went to Salt Lake City a few years ago and went up Snowbird. Couldn't bring myself to get near the edge.

Welcome to Rivendell, Patty Baggins

Tol Eressea

Mar 23 2007, 4:18pm

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My opinion? It's insane. :) [In reply to] Can't Post

The thickness of the glass is irrelevant.

NO KIDDING! Seriously, there's Heights, and then there's Heights, and then there's Just About Literally Walking On Air (good phrase, GH). *shudder*

It's madness, I tell you! Madness! Tongue

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Alassea Elensar

Mar 24 2007, 9:42pm

Post #30 of 30 (28 views)
Good thing, then, [In reply to] Can't Post

that I didn't take you for a trip up the CN Tower when you were here last September! The observation deck has a glass floor, and it's a long way down!

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