It is currently Tue Oct 16, 2018 12:11 am

All times are UTC




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3295 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146 ... 165  Next
Author Message
PostPosted: Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:46 am 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
It is... although he's talking to more than Bilbo.

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 12:52 am 
Offline
Lán de Grás
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:54 pm
Posts: 3839
Is he referring to Elrond?

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:10 am 
Offline
2018 Fitbit Balrog*
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 07, 2006 4:03 pm
Posts: 11428
Is it in Rivendell?

_________________
*title copyright: Teremia

'You just said "your getting shorter": you've obviously been drinking too much ent-draught and not enough Prim's.' - Jude (as Merry)


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:31 am 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
Nope and Nope

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:32 pm 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Is it from The Hobbit?

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:54 pm 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
It is indeed.

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:01 pm 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Is the person Beorn?

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:34 pm 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
It is!

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:05 pm 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
The quote?

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 7:11 pm 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Sorry! I forgot! (I keep wanting to say Sean Ferguson but it's been a while since I posted that joke).

I'll look it up when I get home, or if someone wants to jump in before then, please feel free.

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:30 am 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Is it this one?

The Somebody I spoke of - a very great person.

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:34 am 
Offline
of Vinyamar
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:39 pm
Posts: 8332
Location: Ireland
That's the one! Your turn.

_________________
Image
The Vinyamars on Stage! This time at Bag End


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:39 pm 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Wait, it's still me. Sorry!

I had to go back one step as the final translation was oddly changed.

I did not benefit, but I only saw the meaning of a mystery.

And the next step was "Should I explain to you the meaning of a closed door," which is no help.

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2018 12:51 am 
Offline
2018 Fitbit Balrog*
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 07, 2006 4:03 pm
Posts: 11428
Wow that’s some change in one step.

From The Hobbit?

_________________
*title copyright: Teremia

'You just said "your getting shorter": you've obviously been drinking too much ent-draught and not enough Prim's.' - Jude (as Merry)


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Thu Apr 26, 2018 1:14 am 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
No

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Mon Apr 30, 2018 10:59 pm 
Offline
Lán de Grás
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:54 pm
Posts: 3839
Is it Gandalf speaking?

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 12:30 am 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
No but he is present.

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 1:08 am 
Offline
Lán de Grás
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:54 pm
Posts: 3839
Then Bilbo possibly?

I thought of "I am not a thief, whatever he said", but that doesn't have the word "mystery" in it.

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 1:14 am 
Offline
Meanwhile...
User avatar

Joined: Thu Dec 01, 2005 10:31 pm
Posts: 14110
Location: Out on the banks
Not Bilbo, although he is present as well.

_________________
Image
“It may help to understand human affairs to be clear that most of the great triumphs and tragedies of history are caused, not by people being fundamentally good or fundamentally bad, but by people being fundamentally people.”

- Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman, Good Omens


Top
 Profile  
 
PostPosted: Tue May 01, 2018 11:13 am 
Offline
Lán de Grás
User avatar

Joined: Sat Jan 21, 2006 3:54 pm
Posts: 3839
Is this it, perhaps?

"I was not sent to beg any boon, but to seek only the meaning of a riddle."

Boromir, at the Council of Elrond

_________________
Image


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 3295 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1 ... 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146 ... 165  Next

All times are UTC


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group