Thread: Finish the sentence fool!
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.....for two cheeseburgers, a small side curly-fries, and a large strawberry-banana shake. "No, I won't require any ketch-up! Thank you."
The night-wind blew chill up the valley to meet them. Before them a wide grey shadow loomed, and they heard..... - from 'Lothlorien' in FotR as they were arriving there.
"If you're right in your reckoning, we haven't dealt with..." Merry to Cotton in 'The Scouring of the Shire' (RotK)
.....knocking at a cottage door to beg for a drink of water, have been answered by a fair young elf-queen clad in living flowers. But before they could say anything she sprang lightly up and over the....
".. therefore I must guess that you saw Saruman. Evidently we look so much alike that your desire to make an incurable dent in my ......." Gandalf to Gimli in 'The White Rider' (TTT)
'Come!' said Aragorn. 'This is the hour when we draw.....' - said to Eomer as they entered the battle at Helm's Deep.
"Suddenly I shivered and felt that something horrible was creeping near; there was a sort of deeper shade among the shadows across the road, just beyond the..." Merry to Frodo and Aragorn in 'Strider' (FotR)
'Not that the Brandybucks of Buckland live in the Old Forest; but they're q queer breed, seeminly. They fool about with boats on that big river’and that.....' - said by Gaffer Gamgee to Daddy Twofoot in 'A Long-Expected Party' of FotR.
"When Summer lies upon the world, and in a noon of gold
Beneath the roof of sleeping leavesthe dreams of trees unfold;
When woodland halls are green and cool, and wind is in the West,
Come back to ......" Treebeard's song to Merry & Pippin in ' Treebeard' (TTT)
....."even when I was far away there has never been a day when....." - Gandalf to Frodo upon the former's return from his investigations in Gondor as told in 'Shadow of the Past' of FotR.
"Close to the Ford there is a small hollow beside the road masked by a few ...." Gandalf to Frodo in 'Many Meetings' (FothR)
....masked men including Zorro, the Lone Ranger, the Green Hornet, Batman, and the entire Beagle Boys Gang sans their maskless mother, whose face was so ugly people thought she must be wearing one. (the latter gang was the nemesis of Scrooge McDuck.)
"Swiftly then he told of the haunted road under the mountains, and the dark....." - Legolas recounting the journey on the Paths of the Dead in 'The Last Debate' of RotK.
"You had better come and live here, Frodo my lad said Bilbo one day;"and then we can celebrate our birthday-parties..." Bilbo in 'A long-expected Party' (FotR)
"It seemed to grow larger as it lay for a moment on his big brown-skinned hand. Then suddenly....." - Naration about Tom Bombadil and the Ring found 'In the House of Tom Bombadil' of FotR.
"He looked at maps, and wondered what lay beyond their edges; maps made in the Shire showed mostly white......" Frodo getting a bit restless in 'The Shadow of the Past' (FotR)
'They have many ways of gathering news. And the Lord Denethor is unlike other men: he sees.....' - Beregond to Pippin in 'Minas Tirith' of RotK.
"That wouldn't do at all! I said soon, not instantly. If you can think of any way of slipping out of the Shire without...." Gandalf to Frodo 'Three is Company' (FotR)
'What does he not hate?' said Frodo. 'But what has the Tower of the Moon to do with....' - Frodo to Gollum after they found 'The Black Gate is Closed' in TTT.
"Mrs Maggot brought out beer in a huge jug, and filled four...." 'A Short Cut to Mushrooms' (FotR).
'Now for it! Now for the last gasp!' said Sam as he struggled to his feet. He bent over Frodo, rousing him gently. Frodo groaned; but with a great effort of will he .....'
"I have prepared practically everything. There are six ponies in a stable across the fields; stores and tackle are all packed, except for ...." Merry to Frodo in 'A Conspiracy Unmasked' (FotR)
'I thought we were going to Helm's Deep!' said Pippin. 'Where are you going then?'
'To Minas Tirith, before the seas.....' - replied Gandalf in 'The Palantir' of TTT
"If you mean the old bogey-stories Fatty's nurses used to tell him, about goblins and wolfs and things of..." Merry to Pippin in 'The Old Forest' (FotR)
In those days our bounds were away south beyond the mouths of..... - Damrod to Frodo and Sam in 'Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit' of TTT.
"This is Goldberry's washing day," he said, "and her autumn-cleaning. Too wet for hobbit-folk - let them rest....." Tom to the band of Hobbits in 'In the House of Tom Bombadil' (FotR)
And he answered: 'I have wished thee joy ever since first I saw.....' - Aragorn to Eowyn on her wedding day in 'Many Partings' of RotK.
"you look splendid," he said alound. " i will risk a brief tale without consulting..."
gandalf to frodo in rivendell
"And hold to your purpose! North with the wind in the left eye and a blessing on your..." Golberry to the four Hobbitan-companions in 'Fog on the Barrow-downs' (FotR)
Ents the earthborn, old as mountains,
the wide-walkers, water drinking;
and hungry as hunters, the Hobbit children,
the laughing-folk, the little.....
the Half-grown Hobbits singing along"
"We surely aren't going to stay here for the night, are we, sir?" he exclaimed."If there are hobbit-folks in these parts, why don't we look for..." Sam to Frodo in 'At the sign of The Prancing Pony' (FotR)
PPPS. I hope Butterbur sends this promptly. A worthy man, but his memory is like a lumber-room: thing wanted..... - Gandalf's letter to Frodo in 'Strider' of FotR.
(What is a lumber-room in England? Is that any different than a box room or an atic?)
"I knew these horsemen were pursuing me; but now at any rate they seem to have missed me and to have gone..." Frodo to Aragorn in 'Strider' (FotR)
There was a noise like wind in many branches. The Ents were drawing near the crest of the ridge now, and all..... - The description of what Pippin saw and heard near the end of 'Treebeard' in TTT.
"As for other animals, horses or ponies for draught or what not, there are very few of them in Bree, and they.... ." Butterbur to Strider in 'A knife in the Dark' (FotR)
"knock on the doors with your head, peregrin took ," said gandalf. "But if that does not shatter them and i am allowed a little peace...."
"These leaves", he said "I have walked far to find; for this plant does not grow in the bare hills; but in the thickets away south of ...." Aragorn to Strider in 'Flight to the Ford' (FotR)
"Come along!"said merry, recognisimg one of the hobbits. "If you don't know me, Hob Hayward, you ought to. I am..."
Merry to hob in the Scouring of the shire in the return of the King
"The wound was overcoming you at last. A few more hours and you would have been ..." Gandalf to Frodo in 'Many Meetings' (FotR)
'I observe, my good Fangorn,' said Gandalf, 'that with great care you said dwelt, was, grew. What about is? Is he.....' Gandalf to Treebeard at Isengard in 'Many Partings' of RotK.
"Moria! Moria Wonder of the Northern world! Too deep we delved there, and woke the nameless..." Gl’in debating in 'The Council of Elrond' (LotR)
"To walk to buckleburry as quickly as possible," answered frodo, and gave his attention to..."
frodo to pippin in A shortcut to mushrooms in FOTR
"When winter first begins to bite
and stones crack in the frosty night,
when pools are black and trees are bare,
'tis evil in the ..." Bilbo to Frodo in 'The Ring goes South' (FotR)
At last they set off. They led their ponies down the hill; and then mounting they trotted quickly..... - from 'Fog on the Barrow-downs' in FotR
"We can't go on like this," he panted. i want some..."
merry to pippin in treebeard
"Did you not hear what I told you of Saruman? With him I may have business of my own ere all is over. But the Ring must not come near..." Gandalf to Boromir in 'A journey in the Dark' (FotR)
' "Where be you going? says she.
' "To Bag End," says they.
' "What for?" says she.
' "To put up some.... - conversation between Lobelia and some ruffians in 'The Scouring of the Shire' of RotK.
"For what purpose?" says she
"To show all hobbits in Bag End that there is a reward for Lobelia Sackville-Baggins!" saysthey"
You take after Bilbo,"said Gandalf. "There is more about you than meets the eye, as I said..." in 'The Bridge of Khazad-d’m' (FotR)
Treebeard rumbled for a moment, as if he were pronouncing some deep, subterranean...... - from 'Treebeard' of TTT.
"That would not baffle a Ranger,' said Gimli. 'A bent blade is enough for..."
gimli to legolas in TTT chapter 5 'The White Rider'
"There was something in this tree that I have never seen before," he said,"It was not an orc. It fled as soon as ....." Haldir to Frodo in 'Lothlorien' (FotR)