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by Voronwë the Faithful
Fri Oct 15, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: The Russia Investigations and other Trump-related cases
Replies: 1246
Views: 354351

Re: The Russia Investigations and other Trump-related cases

I never give you my pillow
I only send you my invitations
by Voronwë the Faithful
Fri Oct 15, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Not enough Whisky for this Tango Foxtrot
Replies: 978
Views: 262634

Re: Not enough Whisky for this Tango Foxtrot

Frelga wrote: Fri Oct 15, 2021 7:08 pm I would like to state for the record that both-siding Holocaust is not more horrific than both-siding slavery.
:agree:
by Voronwë the Faithful
Fri Oct 15, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: Not enough Whisky for this Tango Foxtrot
Replies: 978
Views: 262634

Re: Not enough Whisky for this Tango Foxtrot

Somehow, I doubt they would even think of that as a possibility.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Fri Oct 15, 2021 5:29 am
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)
Replies: 828
Views: 81721

Re: The challenges ahead (Biden's America)

Biden's agenda is basically dead. I don't think that there is any way that this gap is going to be bridged.

Manchin and Sinema detail key disagreements over Biden agenda
by Voronwë the Faithful
Thu Oct 14, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5794
Views: 1138841

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Frelga has it!
by Voronwë the Faithful
Thu Oct 14, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: US Supreme Court Discussions
Replies: 241
Views: 86810

Re: US Supreme Court Discussions

Coherent and rational, and flat out wrong.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 11:32 pm
Forum: Lasto Beth Lammen
Topic: 2022 U.S. Congressional Elections
Replies: 132
Views: 14328

Re: 2022 U.S. Congressional Elections

As wonderful as it might be to imagine droves of Republicans boycotting the 2022 and 2024 elections there is zero chance of that happening.

But even a small number in the right places could make a big difference.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 10:39 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5794
Views: 1138841

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

That line has always stood out for me.

Here's a new one:
But in two ways, the man may come a wicked shake. He may be an evil worker. Or bring help when you need it, just as the leaves are alone.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:17 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5794
Views: 1138841

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Treebeard: "Never is too long a word for me"?
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Reincarnation or Past Lives
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: Reincarnation or Past Lives

Carl Sagan was a major stoner.

https://organism.earth/library/document/mr-x
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Golfimbul's Rabbit Hole
Topic: The Tolkien Translation Game!
Replies: 5794
Views: 1138841

Re: The Tolkien Translation Game!

Is it Gimli saying to Legolas, "Men need many words before deeds"?
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Reincarnation or Past Lives
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: Reincarnation or Past Lives

Fictional characters say the things that reflect the real beliefs of real people who wrote them.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Wed Oct 13, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Reincarnation or Past Lives
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: Reincarnation or Past Lives

We are stardust, we are golden We are billion-year-old carbon - Joni Mitchell (but made most famous by CSN&Y) We are, literally, made up of stardust, and billion year old carbon. All things are interconnected, and when our bodies die, the components simply return to that cosmic soup of interbei...
by Voronwë the Faithful
Tue Oct 12, 2021 2:29 pm
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Reincarnation or Past Lives
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: Reincarnation or Past Lives

Man, I really lack the vocabulary to discuss my thoughts on this properly.
I hear that. I'm still trying to organize my thoughts.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Tue Oct 12, 2021 1:31 am
Forum: Tol Eressëa
Topic: Reincarnation or Past Lives
Replies: 17
Views: 180

Re: Reincarnation or Past Lives

Thanks for starting this thread; I don't recall having a discussion about this subject here before. I will have some thoughts at some point, but I'm not ready to say anything intelligible at this point.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Mon Oct 11, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Tolkien Movies: The Road Goes Ever On
Topic: Revisiting The Hobbit films
Replies: 29
Views: 22181

Re: Revisiting The Hobbit films

Dave_LF wrote: Mon Oct 11, 2021 4:18 pm Embedding one of those external link-frames within a spoiler tag doesn't seem to work. I've had the same problem with youtube? links before.
Unfortunately, it appears to be more broad than that. It seems to be broken no matter what you put behind it. Hmmm?
by Voronwë the Faithful
Mon Oct 11, 2021 5:25 am
Forum: Arda Unmarred
Topic: Nature Pics
Replies: 2898
Views: 868454

Re: Nature Pics

Inanna wrote: Mon Oct 11, 2021 1:28 amHow old is it?
It's estimated to be about 1500 year old, and is approximately 277 feet tall.

Jude, Redwood trees do send out new shoots, but I don't know how often.
by Voronwë the Faithful
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Arda Unmarred
Topic: Nature Pics
Replies: 2898
Views: 868454

Re: Nature Pics

This is the largest and the oldest of the trees in the Henry Cowell State Park, about six miles down the road from us.