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Screech

It was Gollum, funny old creature, suddenly bereft of his ring and deep in distress!

  • 05.089 Suddenly he heard a screech.

God is My Protion 

Friday, May 29, 2015
God Is My Portion
Psalm 73:26 My flesh and my heart faileth: but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever. 246 more words

Purr

Genius.  A giant tom-cat.  The most dangerous creature in the world.  With one word, we see the absolute confidence of the dragon, the completely athletic competence and grace.   37 more words

Moan

High or low?  Painful or funny?  Definitely both.  I am haunted by “the winds… moaning in the night.”

Hum

Thorin hummed the refrain to the dwarves’ Misty Mountains song:

 Far over the misty mountains cold
To dungeons deep and caverns old
We must away, ere break of day,

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Gnash

I think we have danger and adventure.  There’s something biblical and epic-proportioned about “gnash”.

  • 04.033 and all his soldiers gnashed their teeth, clashed their shields,
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Frizzle

“Frizzle” in meaning one has to do with curling hair in tiny curls.  In meaning two, it has to do with cooking with an accompanying sputtering noise.   34 more words