Thread: Finish the sentence fool!
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'Kill all but NOT the Halflings; they are to be brought back ALIVE as..... - from 'The Uruk-Hai' of Book III in TTT.
"Then come, and let your brother go with us, and some other of your folk who is most....." Gandalf to Gwaihir in 'The Field of Cormallen' (RotK)
Twelve more years passed. Each year the Bagginses had given very lively..... - from 'A Long -expected Party' of Nook I in FotR.
When we went back to the old rules in this thread we created the Sentence Game to replace what we had been doing in this thread, where we add and a bit to a neverending nonsense (?) story, like we did for a while in this thread.
.....to provide flies enough for these frogs to eat while they reside for years in the various niches in the better hobbit homes.
'Mercy!' cried Gandalf. 'If the giving of information is to be the cure of your inquisitiveness, I shall spend all the rest of my days..... - from 'The Palantir' in TTT.
...caught in the net of the Doom of the Noldor; and they did great deeds which the Eldar remember... from "Of the Coming of Men Into the West", from "The Silmarillion".
.....such as placing lit matches between Balrog toes; tying Gandalf's boot strings together while he's asleep; and pulling the plug from Ulmo's bathtub.
Gollum got in his boat and shot..... - from 'Riddles in the Dark' of The Hobbit.
"Now," said Merry, "if only we had our legs and hands free, we might..."
Merry to 'fool of a took' in The Uruk-Hai in TTT
'I was looking for a hobbit called Frodo Baggins. I wanted to.....' Strider to Frodo in the Prancing Pony. - from 'Strider' in FotR.
"No need, no need at all." said Gollum. "Not if hobbits want..."
Gollum to Frodo in TTT chapter The Passage of the Marshes.
Then there was Lobelia. Poor thing, she looked very old and thin when they rescued her from..... - from 'The Grey Havens' of RotK.
Eventually, after a week or two of this sneaking sort of life, by watching and....
barrels out of Bond, chp 9, The Hobbit
I'm tired o'gnawing old bones and skins;
I've a mind to dine on..... - from Sam's Old Troll Song found in 'Flight to the Ford' of FotR.
"Fool of a Took! Next time..."
"Fool of a Took! Next time..."
"Look!" said one. "The lights again! Last night the watchmen saw...."
Fire and Water, chp 14, The hobbit
I remember laying on my back on the lawn at the farm some fifty plus years ago, and watching the Northern lights against the background of the Milky Way; they and it filled a third of the sky. The moon was below the horizon and the stars were as bright as I've ever seen them that night. That was in eastern Washington 10 miles from the nearest small town and three from the nearest neighbor. It was really dark and the only other light was from the occasional airplane flying over on it's way to Spokane/Seattle.
'Little do they know of our long labour for the safekeeping of their borders and yet..... - Halbarad to Aragorn about hobbits as Merry left with King Théoden on the way to Dunharrow. - from 'The Passing of the Grey Company' in TTT.
When Mr Bilbo Baggings of Bag End announced that he would shortly be celebrating....
A long Expected Party, chp 1, book 1, FOTR.
At that rage blazed in Sam's heart to a sudden fury. He sprang up, ran and..... - from 'The Tower of Cirith Ungol' in RotK.
They rose to find a coll sun shinning in a great court,..."
A whirl of bats frightened from slumber by their smoking torches flurried over them; as they sprang forward their feet slithered on stones rubbed smooth and slimed by the passing of..... - from 'Not At Home' in The Hobbit'
'Look,' said Gandalf. 'How fair are the bright eyes in the grass!Evermind they are called,...'
The King of the Golden hall, TTT
'There was a battle here three nights ago,' said Gimli, 'and here Legolas and I played.....'
"Yes," said Gandalf. "I shall return to Isengard,..."
The road to Isengard, TTT
Goblins had scaled the Mountain from the other side and already many were..... - from 'The Clouds Burst' in The Hobbit.
"I do not know myself for certain," answered the wizard. "I was there at nightfall..."
Gandalf to Gimli in TTT, The road to isengard.
The assailing hosts halted, foiled by the silent menace of..... - from 'Helm's Deep' of TTT.
"Forlong!" men shouted. "True heart, true...."
Minas Tirith, FOTR.
'I learned it from Mr. Bilbo when I was a lad. He used to tell me.....' - from 'Knife in the Dark' of FotR.
It will serve he said. "the worst is now to..."
The House Of Healing, ROTK
'Follow me!' he cried. 'The water is not deep. Let us wade across! On the further bank we can rest, and the sound of the falling.....' - Legolas to the Fellowship-minus-one, from 'Lothlorien' of FotR.
Where now the horn and the rider? Where is the horn that was blowing?
Where is the helm and the...
Aragorn's song in The King of the golden hall
"My Nibs is with them. But you can go and help him, if you have a mind," said Farmer Cotton with a grin. Then he and his sons ran off towards... From ROTK, The Scouring of the Shire.
Grondy, I read your description of seeing the Aurora Borealis when you you were young and it really was beautiful...I wish that I could have seen it in that instance, too.
'I can guess some of it,' said Sam gloomily. 'What I saw in the Mirror:.....' - from 'Homeward Bound' in RotK.
"Good! Good!" said treebeard. "But i talkes hastily. We must not ...."
Treebeard in TTT
We heard of the horns in the hills ringing,..... from the poem at the end of 'The Battle of the Pelennor Fields' in RotK.
or avenging, and killing.
"A just question," replied Bard. "But you are not..."
"But why should I wish to leave? And what do you mean by....." Saruman to Gandalf in 'The Voice of Saruman' of TTT.
"I must rest awhile Sam," said Frodo, "It is heavy on..."
'There were rowan-trees in my home,' said Bergalad, softly and sadly, 'rowan-trees that took.....' - from 'Treebeard' of TTT.
"That can't be helped," said another. "But wht can't we..."
The Uruk-hai in TTT
In the middle of the table, against the woven cloths upon the wall, there was a..... - from 'Many Meetings' of FotR
"Farewell wherever you fare, ...."
'When I first looked on her and perceived her unhappiness, it seemed to me I saw.....' - Aragorn to Gandalf and Pippin about Eowyn in the Houses of Healing - from 'The Houses of Healing' in RotK.
Then the dwarves themselves brought forward harps and instruments regained from the hoard,...
The Hobbit, The Gathering Of The Clouds.
3rdtime for ya grondy!!
'Mercy!' cried Gandalf. 'If the giving of information is to be the cure of your inquisitiveness, I..... - to Pippin after the Stone of Orthanc was rewrapped and prior to their ride to Minas Tirith. - found in 'The Palantir' of TTT.
"If you're right in your reckoning, we haven't dealt with the..."
Merry to Farmer Cotton in The Scouring of The Shire, ROTK.
The mist cleared and he saw a sight which he had never seen before but knew at once: the..... - part of Bilbo's visions in 'The Mirror of Galadriel' of FotR.