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Oct 9 2012, 3:27am

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This is for you... [In reply to] Can't Post

Your sentiments are not absurd at all! And here's proof! I don't know if you are a Frasier fan, but Martin Crane's eulogy to his chair starts at about 12:56 in this video.

To answer your questions, I read most books in the bathtub these days (!); I have three sons, so it was the only place I could go when they were younger where they'd leave me alone long enough to read without any interruptions. I got to like it, so I still read in the tub even though my boys are mostly grown up at this point!

In terms of Tolkien, though, it's not a place that I associate with reading him, but more a time. To me, reading LOTR late at night, and then going out to look at the stars, is very special. That's what I did when I finished ROTK for the first time a Long Time Ago, and that memory has stayed with me.

Cheers, elevevorn! *Raises glass*-- "To your chair!"


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The great chair of reading elevorn Send a private message to elevorn Oct 3 2012, 5:51pm
    That chair was my friend! Lily Fairbairn Send a private message to Lily Fairbairn Oct 3 2012, 7:50pm
        Hopefully the search will begin soon elevorn Send a private message to elevorn Oct 3 2012, 7:54pm
    Three places I associate with 'reading' LOTR Magpie Send a private message to Magpie Oct 3 2012, 8:07pm
    I like to read by the sherlock Send a private message to sherlock Oct 4 2012, 2:26pm
        Funny how elevorn Send a private message to elevorn Oct 4 2012, 3:10pm
    Who says a home has to be limited to a structure or place on a map? grammaboodawg Send a private message to grammaboodawg Oct 5 2012, 9:18am
    This is for you... weaver Send a private message to weaver Oct 9 2012, 3:27am


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