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Post by Norc Tue May 06, 2014 10:56 pm

http://www.dailydot.com/geek/how-big-are-game-of-thrones-dragons/
this thread is for dragons and stuff. because dragons are awesome.
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Post by Mrs Figg Wed May 07, 2014 12:31 am

yes they are.  Nod 
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Post by Tinuviel Wed May 07, 2014 3:12 am

I've actually read a few books about dragons. One of them is a field guide to different types! It's a pretty awesome book. My friends and I used to use it when we'd play at recess. I read a few books, there was a trilogy I think, called Icefire and Firestar, about clay dragons that made real dragons or something? It reminded me of Danerys from GOT. Then my favorite picture book as a kid (in fact I still look at it because the illustrations are stunning) was called Ignus, which was the story of a dragon looking for his fire.

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Post by chris63 Wed May 07, 2014 4:36 am

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Post by chris63 Wed May 07, 2014 4:39 am

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Post by azriel Wed May 07, 2014 12:28 pm

I like Dragons to  Nod 

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Post by Ringdrotten Wed May 07, 2014 1:21 pm


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Post by azriel Wed May 07, 2014 1:30 pm

I loved that song as a child Ringo but, It always, & still does, feel so sad at the end !  Sad
I can see Puff, head down, dejected, slowly disappearing into a grey cold cave  Sad

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Post by Ringdrotten Wed May 07, 2014 1:35 pm

Very Happy Might not be the sort of dragon Norc had in mind, but you're quite right, it's a wonderful song. I first heard and learned it as a child too, in Norwegian. It used to be one of my favourites in school Smile

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Post by Eldorion Wed May 07, 2014 8:50 pm

azriel wrote:I loved that song as a child Ringo but, It always, & still does, feel so sad at the end !  Sad
I can see Puff, head down, dejected, slowly disappearing into a grey cold cave  Sad

That song used to depress the hell out of me as a kid. Sad
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Post by Eldorion Wed May 07, 2014 9:28 pm

Nope. Not watching that. Mad
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Post by bungobaggins Wed May 07, 2014 9:34 pm

But Puff is voiced by Burgess Meredith!

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Post by azriel Wed May 07, 2014 9:50 pm

I aint gonna boo my eyes out either !
(bunch of bloody pussies here !  Very Happy )

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Post by Forest Shepherd Thu May 08, 2014 12:07 am

I always liked the imagery (both literal and the illustrations in my copy) of the Eustace-turned-dragon from Voyage of the Dawn Treader.

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It is unfortunate that two films came out to create these horrors:
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Those damn claws are so hand-like!

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Post by bungobaggins Thu May 08, 2014 2:36 am

Sometimes I get the urge to watch the Narnia movies. Then I remember that they're just not very good. No

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Post by halfwise Thu May 08, 2014 2:41 am

What's her name who shoots the arrows, she's hot. But that's the best part. (Come to think of it, any woman shooting arrows is hot.  Look at Katniss. Nod )

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Post by bungobaggins Thu May 08, 2014 3:02 am

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Post by Tinuviel Thu May 08, 2014 3:14 am

I liked the first one! I really liked the music in the first one, actually, but everything else was good to! Maybe it's because I couldn't bring myself to finish LWW. I stopped after Magician's Nephew. I just didn't get into the others like I did that one.

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Post by David H Thu May 08, 2014 5:22 am

I loved this book as a kid, and it's even better now!

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Post by azriel Thu May 08, 2014 8:55 am

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not only have I found this........
I also found this...........

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doesnt belong with Dragons, I know, but, why HER on the cover ??

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Post by Eldorion Thu May 08, 2014 5:19 pm

azriel wrote:doesnt belong with Dragons, I know, but, why HER on the cover ??

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Post by bungobaggins Thu May 08, 2014 5:26 pm

What is she funny or something?

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Post by Mrs Figg Thu May 08, 2014 6:33 pm

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Post by azriel Thu May 08, 2014 6:48 pm

I remember seeing a program like that ? I remember thinking "why not?", there's been all sorts of Dinosaurs discovered, even  now scientists are unearthing strange new fossils, so why could there not be Dragons ?

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