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25 March 2007 @ 05:57 pm
Does It?  
Does it make me a totally irredeemable geek that I want this book?

A Gateway To Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings

Never mind, I think I know the answer.

Oh, and I must have this one too: The Children of Hurin

Don't mind me, I'll just toodle of to Rivendell now.

 
 
 
Amy H. Sturgis: LOTR/Emo Hobbiteldritchhobbit on March 26th, 2007 01:10 am (UTC)
No way!

Let's compare notes after we read Children of Hurin! :) (Turin Turambar is my favorite Silmarillion story! *geeks out*)
Ith: What's Left - Ithildinithildyn on March 26th, 2007 01:26 am (UTC)
BWAH!! [points to your icon]

See, I knew you'd have my back [g]

Okay, you're on! Though my notes may be along the lines of 'cool, dude!' Heh.
Amy H. Sturgis: LOTR/Emo Hobbiteldritchhobbit on March 28th, 2007 05:44 pm (UTC)
LOL! I was going for something more cerebral, like "This is made of awesome!" *wink*
Otterly Evilotterevil on March 26th, 2007 01:22 am (UTC)
Why, y...

Nah, just too easy...
Ith: Nature - Pink!ithildyn on March 26th, 2007 01:27 am (UTC)
[thwap]
Ekaterinn: my other car is a bookekaterinn on March 26th, 2007 02:24 am (UTC)
Oh, I want that book too. Though I'm more of a language geek than anything else. *g*
Ith: Art - Forest Quillithildyn on March 26th, 2007 05:25 pm (UTC)
I have a very old and battered English to Elvish dictionary, so it needs company!
dontkickmycane: geek flagdontkickmycane on March 26th, 2007 03:15 am (UTC)
If you already knew the answer, why did you ask? (It's like "Speak friend and enter." kind of a no-brainer)

Unless of course, you're actually in this story, and then, well, you can't be expected to figure it out.

And no, I can't quote the entire series. Quite.
Jennifer/Gail: Sulamith_wulfinglferion on March 26th, 2007 04:39 am (UTC)
LOL!

I just added it to my own Amazon wishlist :-)

So nice to know that there are many of us in this particular handbasket!
Sophie: sprogsophiedb on March 26th, 2007 08:17 am (UTC)
I haven't quite gotten to that stage yet *g* but I am debating the values of Elanor as a name for lil squirmy, should s/he turn out to be a girl.. though I haven't admitted where this idea came from to hubby yet. His spelling isn't good enough to realise that there's usually another "e" in there someplace *cough*

Am trying to be inconspicuously geeky, but have yet to come up with a decent male alternative :)
Ith: Media - Bloom No Moreithildyn on March 26th, 2007 05:27 pm (UTC)
Elanor is a very pretty name. Boys names are a bit harder when looking for a 'normal' sounding name. Unless you're going with Sam [g]
ursus_trollkinursus_trollkin on March 27th, 2007 12:14 am (UTC)
I want them both too. But then I take pride in my geek-hood.