Rc – Tolkien – The Lord of the Rings-

Rc – Tolkien – LotR – Dangerous

Por |noviembre 9th, 2015|

«Perhaps he also thought that you were Saruman,» said Gimli. «But you speak of him as if he was a friend. I thought Fangorn was dangerous.»

«Dangerous!» cried Gandalf. «And so am I, very dangerous: more dangerous than anything you will ever meet, unless you are brought alive before the seat of […]

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – Merry / Aragorn – Understatement – We fear to say too much

Por |noviembre 2nd, 2015|

Merry seized his hand and kissed it. ‘I am frightfully sorry,’ he said. ‘Go at once! Ever since that night at Bree we have been a nuisance to you. But it is the way of my people to use light words at such times and say less than they mean. We fear to […]

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – Gandalf – Names

Por |octubre 23rd, 2015|

And there are names among us that are worth more than a thousand mail-clad knights apiece.

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – For fair distribution

Por |octubre 2nd, 2015|

‘It all began with Pimple, as we call him,’ said Farmer Cotton; ‘and it began as soon as you’d gone off, Mr. Frodo. He’d funny ideas, had Pimple. Seems he wanted to own everything himself, and then order other folk about. It soon came out that he already did own a sight more than was good for him; and he was always grabbing more, though where he got the money was a mystery: mills and malt-houses and inns, and farms, and leaf-plantations. He’d already bought Sandyman’s mill before he came to Bag End, seemingly. […]

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – Gatherers and sharers

Por |octubre 2nd, 2015|

‘What’s the matter with the place?’ said Merry.

‘Has it been a bad year, or what?

I thought it had been a fine summer and harvest.’

‘Well no, the year’s been good enough,’ said Hob.

‘We grows a lot of food,

but we don’t rightly know what becomes […]

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – ### – Think – Breakfast

Por |septiembre 19th, 2015|

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A Shortcut to Mushrooms

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[ … ] said Frodo sharply.

«And now leave me in peace for a bit!

I don’t want to answer a string of questions while I am eating.

I want to think!»

«Good Heavens!» said Pippin. «At breakfast?»

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – … together through ages of the world we have fought the long defeat.

Por |septiembre 16th, 2015|

… together through ages of the world we have fought the long defeat.

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Kocher?

Superb phrase!!!!

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Rc – Tolkien – LotR – Elen síla lumenn’ omentielvo

Por |septiembre 8th, 2015|

Gildor / Frodo

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Elen síla lumenn’ omentielvo

A star shines on the hour of our meeting

Una estrella brilla en la hora de nuestro encuentro

Un estel brilla a l’hora de la nostra trobada

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Rc – Tolkien – Merry – Théoden was so polite

Por |agosto 28th, 2015|

‘Well,’

answered Merry slowly.

‘He is dead.

It has brought it all

back to me. […]

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T – Juan Manuel Grijalvo – Problemas técnicos y problemas políticos

Por |julio 9th, 2015|

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Dedicado a Sergio de la Torre Castañeda

Última Hora, 18 de octubre de 2000

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La última vez que hablamos le había propuesto a usted una adivinanza. Tenía que decirme cómo se hace para perforar un túnel bajo la Ría de Bilbao, por un subsuelo literalmente empapado de agua. Pues no la acertó nadie en todos estos días… Verá usted, el tubo de cemento del túnel lo construimos en una de las orillas. Mientras tanto, hacemos una zanja en el fondo de la Ría con dragas. Luego bajamos el tubo con grúas y lo enterramos en el fango. Al mismo tiempo, hemos ido excavando dos túneles hacia las dos puntas de nuestro tubo. Al llegar a la parte húmeda, congelamos el subsuelo con gas líquido y seguimos perforando hasta encontrarlo. Lo vaciamos de la, ejem, de lo que sea que se había metido dentro cuando lo tiramos a la Ría, y ya está. ¿A que era fácil? […]

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