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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #45 on: January 03, 2013, 12:52:09 PM »
Please translate into Elfin tongue.

דער פּראָפעסאָר!

This would be more correct: לצחוק בקול רם
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #46 on: January 03, 2014, 06:11:25 PM »
And so the year has turned and come round again

The Professor!
 
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #47 on: January 03, 2014, 06:49:01 PM »
To the Professor,  may his memory be eternal.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #48 on: January 03, 2014, 06:52:51 PM »
Requiem aeternam dona ei, Domine! Rest eternal grant him, O Lord!

The Professor!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #49 on: January 03, 2014, 06:53:51 PM »
Possible ancestral village of The Professor.
If you will, you can become all flame.
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #50 on: January 03, 2014, 06:54:56 PM »
This would be more correct: לצחוק בקול רם

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #51 on: January 03, 2014, 07:33:00 PM »
Memory eternal!

The Professor!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #52 on: January 03, 2014, 08:33:53 PM »
Memory eternal!

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #53 on: January 03, 2014, 08:36:59 PM »
To the Professor!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #54 on: January 03, 2014, 08:40:48 PM »
I think of him every time one of the old guys at the local traditional Mass belts out "Et cum spiritu tuo" at the top of his lungs. 
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #55 on: January 03, 2014, 08:45:42 PM »
To the professor!

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #56 on: January 03, 2014, 10:37:27 PM »
I think of him every time one of the old guys at the local traditional Mass belts out "Et cum spiritu tuo" at the top of his lungs. 

Should be in Quenya.
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #57 on: January 04, 2014, 01:02:18 AM »
Unknown to me that it had been the Professor's birthday, I had snuggled into my couch today and started re-reading The Silmarillion.

Happy Birthday!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #58 on: January 04, 2014, 01:04:05 AM »
Te decet hymnus Deus, in Sion, et tibi reddetur votum in Ierusalem. Exaudi orationem meam; ad te omnis caro veniet.

I love it! 
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #59 on: January 04, 2014, 01:23:40 AM »
I raise a pint of beer Sunkist to you, good sir!

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #60 on: January 04, 2014, 03:00:12 AM »
I raise a pint of beer Sunkist to you, good sir!
And I'll raise the pint of beer :) To the Professor!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #61 on: January 04, 2014, 08:30:30 PM »
Unknown to me that it had been the Professor's birthday, I had snuggled into my couch today and started re-reading The Silmarillion.

Happy Birthday!
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Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.
Te decet hymnus Deus, in Sion, et tibi reddetur votum in Ierusalem. Exaudi orationem meam; ad te omnis caro veniet.
Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

I am genuinely impressed!  RE-READ The Silmarillion?!?!?!  I couldn't even get through it once!!  But...that was many, many years ago.  Perhaps I should try again.
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #62 on: January 04, 2014, 08:46:11 PM »
To the Professor!

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #63 on: January 04, 2014, 09:12:57 PM »
Unknown to me that it had been the Professor's birthday, I had snuggled into my couch today and started re-reading The Silmarillion.

Happy Birthday!
Memory Eternal!
Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.
Te decet hymnus Deus, in Sion, et tibi reddetur votum in Ierusalem. Exaudi orationem meam; ad te omnis caro veniet.
Requiem æternam dona eis, Domine, et lux perpetua luceat eis.

I am genuinely impressed!  RE-READ The Silmarillion?!?!?!  I couldn't even get through it once!!  But...that was many, many years ago.  Perhaps I should try again.

Yeah, every time I read it, I get about 100% more out of it then I got the last time. I am as giddy as a school boy starting Christmas break every time I borrow it from the library.

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #64 on: January 03, 2015, 03:17:22 PM »
Once again I post here to bring to mind and memory

The Professor!

http://www.tolkiensociety.org/society/events/toast/

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #65 on: January 03, 2015, 03:43:18 PM »
The Professor!
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #66 on: January 03, 2015, 03:56:27 PM »
The Professor!
At nunc desertis cessant sacraria lucis:
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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #67 on: January 03, 2015, 04:04:37 PM »
May his memory be eternal.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #68 on: January 03, 2015, 05:05:21 PM »
I raise a pint of my finest diet soda in his honor!

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Re: The Professor! (Tolkien)
« Reply #69 on: January 03, 2015, 08:48:45 PM »
Once again I post here to bring to mind and memory

The Professor!

http://www.tolkiensociety.org/society/events/toast/



Memory eternal!