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Old 11 March 2008, 04:51 PM
Elkhound Elkhound is offline
 
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Originally Posted by Horse Chestnut View Post
I used to argue that Tolkien was the King of the Matricides. Most of his characters in Lord of the Rings have dead mamas - including the elves.
Autobiographical. JRRT's own mother died when he was quite young.
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