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    Halstein reacted to Beech27's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    Nominally, the closest thing we ever got was probably an anthology published 20 years ago called After the King: Stories In Honor of...
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    Halstein reacted to Jim Deutch's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    "Much of the same sort of talk can still be heard among the orc-minded; dreary and repetitive with hatred and contempt, too long removed...
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    Halstein reacted to Haerangil's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    @Odola I don't know... Yes, in some way you're right. If orcs are elvish, they are more like extreme humans, just like elves are, just...
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    Halstein reacted to Odola's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    This is pure speculation on my part, but as elves are limited to Arda, I think their spririts are not created anew at their conceptions...
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    You're in France. It's July 16, 1916. You're in a sunlit valley near the River Somme, thinking about the poem you just read from another...
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    Halstein replied to the thread The Orc Problem.
    If the orcs have souls, I think they should be tainted beforehand. Whether they be elf, human or something else might be less important...
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    Halstein reacted to Haerangil's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    Orcs do not HAVE to be fallen elves, just like they do not HAVE to be soulless animals, mudgolems turned to flesh, fallen maiar or...
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    Halstein reacted to Odola's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    1. As orcs can breed with humans, and we know they can, they have to be fallen elves! I always considered that elves are more extrem...
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    Halstein reacted to Haerangil's post in the thread The Orc Problem with Like Like.
    That was my theory too, that already fallen spirits are kind of re-embodied in newly born formerly soulless orcs in some way.I proposed...
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    Halstein replied to the thread The Orc Problem.
    As orcs are discussed here, I'll post my thoughts on the "Orc-problem", even if it is not based on LOTR. Reading "Morgoths Ring", and...
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    I don't know.When they started designing orcs in the first movies they started with very realistic, practical designs.Even the Moria...
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    Halstein reacted to LyndonLeaves's post in the thread Farmer Maggot with Like Like.
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    Halstein reacted to LyndonLeaves's post in the thread Can you kill Gandalf the Grey? with Like Like.
    Just listening to session 167 and someone asked "Can you kill Gandalf the Grey?" The way it was asked came out with such a clear rhythm...
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    Halstein replied to the thread Untrustworthy carriers..
    Yes, as an angler I have dropped metal into water, usually moving, and yes, it do 'roll with the current', more often than not. The...
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    Halstein reacted to Ange1e4e5's post in the thread Session 5-25: Harad with Like Like.
    Perhaps associated with harvest time? Passover?
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