Caution! This post contains long texts. You have been warned. When I first watched the fellowship of the ring, when Bilbo said, Old Toby. The finest weed in southfarthing. I always thought he was talking about Gandalf's pipe, for some reason, as if It had a nickname. Then we hear Gandalf telling Radagast the brown … Continue reading Old Toby; Pipe for Hobbit? Or, concerning Pipe-weed
I remember a part of the text in the fellowship of the ring, Through the throat of one huge leader Aragorn passed his sword with a thrust; with a great sweep Boromir heard the head off another. Fellowship of the ring, book 2, chapter 4, Page 335-336 Does that mean Wargs are actually smaller than … Continue reading Wargs are small?
Yesterday was the first Hobbit day I ever celebrated! Yesterday marked Frodo and Bilbo Baggins birthday, and the day Bilbo left the shire to live in Rivendell, and Frodo obtained the ring, and Gandalf left to do a "little" research on Frodo's ring. Although on Tolkien reading day, my plan for Hobbit day was to: … Continue reading Happy Hobbit Day!
As you all know, I am a huge Tolkien fan. So I follow the Hobbit tag on my reader, and I came across a post from GlorytoGodAlone. It is a picture of Thorin Oakenshield, and a quote he said while he was dying. I can't reblog on my kindle, so I just copied the image. Here it is: … Continue reading Song over gold
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iPNeDeBeRws James from A tolkienist's perspective made a new video today! He updated his collection and is showing not only his Tolkien collection, but his C. S. Lewis collection, his Sherlock Holmes collection, and his Harry Potter collection. I hated the Harry Potter collection because unlike most people, me and my family disapprove of Harry … Continue reading A tolkienist’s perspective: My Tolkien | Harry Potter | CS Lewis | Sherlock Holmes collection!
All that is good does on glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the first. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall be spring; Renewed shall blade that was broken: The crownless again … Continue reading Renewed shall Blade that was broken…
It's June the first now; It's a sunny day with a chance for me to swim at the pool. And to make things better, Beren and Luthien is being published today! Things couldn't get any better. Except one thing. I didn't buy Beren and Luthien. "Well, of course you didn't! You bought it before it … Continue reading I’m sorry to say I’m not going to buy Beren and Luthien before it gets published