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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:43 pm 
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Do we need a hint to start us off?

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 1:58 pm 
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I'd say bring the quote to the new page anyway! Plus a hint...

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:21 pm 
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Here's the quote:

Voronwë the Faithful wrote:
We got a good price for that.

Was it spoken by a hobbit?

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 2:24 pm 
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Is it from LOTR?

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:00 pm 
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No, not from LOTR.

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Was it spoken by a hobbit?


No, but it was spoken to a hobbit. In a fine example of British sarcasm.

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:02 pm 
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Smaug to Bilbo?

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:06 pm 
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Yup!

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PostPosted: Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:11 pm 
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Not near my books so if someone else wants to find it, work away.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 2:06 pm 
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Anyone?

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 2:19 pm 
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Is it "I suppose you got a fair price for that cup last night?"

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:21 pm 
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Yup!

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 3:54 pm 
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No idea how this happened. You may need a hint!

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After all , he is a blacksmith

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 07, 2017 6:44 pm 
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Does it refer to a blacksmith, at all?

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:14 am 
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Nope! Or a smith.

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 08, 2017 6:17 pm 
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refer to "dark"?

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:16 pm 
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Or some variation of craftsman?

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PostPosted: Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:14 pm 
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Not that I can discern. I will say that it was shortened quite a bit.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 25, 2017 5:57 pm 
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I think we need a hint.

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 25, 2017 11:39 pm 
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Woah. I'll have to check myself.

From memory... I will say its from The Hobbit.

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 26, 2017 1:56 pm 
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Are any of the words in the original quote?

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