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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby Leslie » 03 Apr 2010, 16:07

No, but you're not too far off -- it's about Lothlorien, but not spoken by Boromir, and not in Lothlorien.
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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby Matthew Whaley » 03 Apr 2010, 17:56

Spoken by Faramir to Frodo when Frodo tells him where he had been.

"But unless your master has come to new wisdom, then with all his servants you will be in great peril."
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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby Dan65802 » 05 Apr 2010, 13:44

It's funny. You're both close and far on your guess, Jo.
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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby Dan65802 » 14 Apr 2010, 16:23

Matthew Whaley wrote:"But unless your master has come to new wisdom, then with all his servants you will be in great peril."


That was Gandalf to the Mouth of Sauron with a not too veiled threat. Book 6, Chapter 10, "The Black Gate Opens".

Next quote:

J double R wrote:They turned and ran. At that moment some dozen Orcs that had lain motionless among the slain leaped to their feet, and
came silently and swiftly behind.


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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby Dan65802 » 26 Apr 2010, 14:35

Hint: Aragorn and a fellow combatant are the runners in the midst of a battle.

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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby jo » 07 Jun 2010, 00:36

Think you have stumped us there :) another one?
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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby galion » 07 Jun 2010, 06:33

OK, to put us out of our misery: it's from Two Towers, Ch. VII "Helm's Deep" - the gents in question are A. and Eomer.

Pause while I have breakfast and think of another one.
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Re: LOTR quote game

Postby galion » 07 Jun 2010, 07:37

Well, in order to get this thread moving again, here's an easy one:

'Then be comforted."
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