GREETINGS to our Newest Members!

Greetings, and a guided tour for new members.
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Hello Perhael. Nice to see you!
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Voronwë the Faithful wrote:I'm happy you have found it. I quite love your profile picture!

Pull up a chair and make yourself comfortable.
Thanks! I recently purchased 'Tales from the Perilous Realm,“ and read “Leaf by Niggle.“ I 'fell in love' with that story and have read it three times in a couple of weeks. It means a lot to me, as I also Niggle at things. The story gave me hope!
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Inanna wrote:Hello Perhael. Nice to see you!
Hey there!
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“Leaf by Niggle” is one of my fav stories!
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Inanna wrote:“Leaf by Niggle” is one of my fav stories!
It's the first non-Legendarium story of Tolkien that I've read. I am so glad that I got a copy of “Tales...“ as I now appreciate Tolkien much more. It's one thing to say that you love his works if all you've read is from the Legendarium; but to read something outside of it and get “Wowed!” is very pleasing and satisfying.
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'Leaf by Niggle' is my co-favorite non-legendarium story by Tolkien. My other co-favorite is 'Smith of Wooten Major'. Taken together they very much capture Tolkien's essence. But that is beyond the scope of this Welcome forum!
"Among the tales of sorrow there are yet some in which amid weeping there is joy and under the shadow of death light that endures."
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Smith of Wooten Major and Farmer Giles of Ham! (his poor dog. lol)
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elengil wrote:Smith of Wooten Major and Farmer Giles of Ham! (his poor dog. lol)
"Help! Help!" Lol.

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