The Silmarillion - Chapters 3-11

August 28, 2001 - October 10, 2001

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3. Of the Coming of the Elves and the Captivity of Melkor

by FingonOfPittsburgh, August 28-31, 2001

#1 – Foolish Restraint? [8/28/2001 @ 19:35] (5/8)

#2 - The Vilest Deed of Melkor [8/29/2001 @ 20:55] (6/7)

#3 - Durin's Bane [8/29/2001 @ 20:58] (4/13)

#4 – Light Sentence? [8/30/2001 @ 9:08] (3/5)

#5 – Howsoever Good the Intent… [8/30/2001 @ 9:12] (4/8)

 

Chapters 2 and 3: Summary [8/31/2001 @ 8:17] (7/7)

See the 2nd Discussion by Penthe, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by squire, Aug-Sept 2009

See the 4th Discussion by CuriousG, February 2013

 

4. Of Thingol and Melian

by cocoa daffodil, September 2-4, 2001

the Unions of Melian's line [9/2/2001 @ 21:43] (3/6)

Doom, Tolkien's favourite word [9/2/2001 @ 21:58] (3/3)

The Spell of Dumbness [9/4/2001 @ 0:05] (3/3)

Elvish Marraiges [9/4/2001 @ 0:26] (2/23)

See the 2nd Discussion by Entmaiden, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by squire, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by NZ Strider, February 2013

 

5. Of Eldamar and the Princes of the Eldalië

by cocoa daffodil, September 5-7, 2001

Parentage of the Sons of Finwe [9/5/2001 @ 12:22] (4/6)

Repurcussions od Aule or natural course of events [9/5/2001 @ 12:52] (1/3)

the Celeborn tree and Celeborn [9/6/2001 @ 9:35] (3/11)

 

Chapter 4 & 5 - Summary [9/7/2001 @ 13:00] (4/9)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by Entmaiden, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by weaver, February-March 2013

 

6. Of Fëanor and the Unchaining of Melkor

by Inferno, September 10, 2001

Feanor, Hero or Villain? [9/10/2001 @ 18:34] (7/9)

Feanor as a literary device. [9/10/2001 @ 20:24] (1/1)

Curufinwe [9/10/2001 @ 20:34] (2/2)

Playing 'What if?' [9/10/2001 @ 20:47] (2/6)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by Inferno, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by telain, March 2013

 

7. Of the Silmarils and the Unrest of the Noldor

by Inferno, September 18, 2001

Silmarillion Discussion to resume tonight. [9/18/2001 @ 10:53] (2/7)

The Silmarils. [9/18/2001 @ 20:05] (2/3)

The Lies of Melkor [9/18/2001 @ 20:10] (1/1)

Sibling Rivalry [9/18/2001 @ 20:13] (2/10)

Where the Shadows Lie [9/18/2001 @ 20:16] (3/3)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by Inferno, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by elevorn, March 2013

 

8. Of the Darkening of Valinor

by Inferno, September 19, 2001

Ungoliant. [9/19/2001 @ 19:50] (5/10)

"With Both Hands" [9/19/2001 @ 19:53] (4/7)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by nerdanel_50, August 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by N.E. Brigand, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by Ardamírë, April 2013

 

9. Of the Flight of the Noldor

by FingonOfPittsburgh, September 25-28, 2001

#1: "We ask a greater thing than thou knowest." [9/25/2001 @ 19:39] (3/5)

#2: "...yet had he said yea at the first..." [9/25/2001 @ 19:51] (1/3)

#3: "Tears unnumbered ye shall shed." [9/26/2001 @ 20:07] (4/5)

#4: "Already the fear of treachery was awake among the Noldor." [9/27/2001 @ 19:19] (2/4)

#5: “Then Maedhros alone stood aside.” [9/27/2001 @ 19:29] (1/1)

#6: Long Live the King [9/27/2001 @ 19:53] (5/5)

Summary [9/28/2001 @ 13:20] (6/6)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by Galadriel1a, Aug-Sept 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by dormouse, September 2009

See the 4th Discussion by noWizardme, April 2013

 

10. Of the Sindar

by Idril Celebrindal, October 1-5, 2001

The Sindar and the Naugrim [10/1/2001 @ 11:33] (4/8)

Melian and Luthien [10/2/2001 @ 13:53] (2/2)

The Green Elves of Ossiriand [10/2/2001 @ 13:58] (2/5)

Daeron's Runes [10/3/2001 @ 14:11] (3/9)

Of bliss and glad life [10/3/2001 @ 14:22] (4/4)

Foresight [10/4/2001 @ 14:17] (2/2)

Thingol's withdrawal [10/5/2001 @ 14:42] (2/3)

Wrap-up [10/5/2001 @ 14:48] (3/3)

In which chapter (Silm) are Orcs first mentioned? <Temujin> [10/8/2001 @ 10:30] (1/1)

 

See the 2nd Discussion by hatster, September 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by weaver, Sept-Oct 2009

See the 4th Discussion by Finwe, April 2013

 

11. Of the Sun and Moon and the Hiding of Valinor

by Daddy Twofoot, October 8-10, 2001

Good Comes of Evil [10/8/2001 @ 10:27] (3/7)

"Arien...was mightier than he..." [10/9/2001 @ 11:53] (6/23)

The Marring of Feanor [10/9/2001 @ 22:37] (4/7)

Chapters 11&12 - The Hiding of Valinor [10/10/2001 @ 20:09] (3/6)

See the 2nd Discussion by Luinaelin, September 2004

See the 3rd Discussion by Voronwë the Faithful, October 2009

See the 4th Discussion by ElendilTheShort, May 2013

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