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The text says that "Celegorm stirred up his brothers to prepare an assault on Doriath." Think about it; Dior's father Beren took much of what Celegorm wanted and prized: the love of Luthien, the friendship of Huan, and comradeship with any other hounds. For Celegorm, Dior's existence as the scion of Beren and Luthien was probably a personal insult.

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The text says that "Celegorm stirred up his brothers to prepare an assault on Doriath." Think about it; Dior's father Beren took much of what Celegorm wanted and prized: the love of Luthien, the friendship of Huan, and comradeship with any other hounds. Also, keep in mind that it's Celegorm's servants who take Dior's sons into the forest to starve. For Celegorm, Dior's existence as the scion of Beren and Luthien was probably a personal insult.


[[WMG:Celegorm instigated the Second Kinslaying to get revenge on Dior]].

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[[WMG:Celegorm instigated the Second Kinslaying to get revenge on Dior]].
The text says that "Celegorm stirred up his brothers to prepare an assault on Doriath." Think about it; Dior's father Beren took much of what Celegorm wanted and prized: the love of Luthien, the friendship of Huan, and comradeship with any other hounds. For Celegorm, Dior's existence as the scion of Beren and Luthien was probably a personal insult.

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[[WMG: Melkor's rebellion was Eru's plan all along.]]
He was specifically created with petty personality to drive a conflict. After all, all the good is worthless, if thre's no misery and evil in the world to contrast it. And if the world is screwed up too badly, it can be started anew.

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[[WMG:The biochemistry of the White Trees includes sulfur and selenium in quantity.]]
Great was the reek of that burning.




Since Silmarillion doesn't confirm her fate, she could have found a nice place for herself, devouring souls of children in the darkness.
Now Stephen King's dislike of spiders comes out in the whole new light.

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\n\nSince Silmarillion doesn't confirm her fate, she could have found a nice place for herself, devouring souls of children in the darkness.
darkness. Now Stephen King's Creator/StephenKing's dislike of spiders comes out in the whole new light.

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[[WMG: Feanor was planning to establish an anti-human Elven Empire in Middle Earth]]
During one of his speeches, he talked about the coming of Men and swore that no one would ever supplant the Elves. There isn't a doubt in my mind that after taking back the Silmarils, Feanor was going to more or less replace Morgoth as the Dark Lord by ruling over Men forever.



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[[WMG: Dagor Dagorath already happened.]]
Believe for a second that what Tolkien wrote actually was a translation of the Red Book of Westmarch. If all of that is true, with Valinor and the Valar, then where are the Eldar? Where are the dwarves and hobbits? There are a few options for these questions:
1, all the Eldar are on Valinor now (save Maglor), all the hobbits, as Tolkien described, have grown smaller and are in hiding, and the Dwarves... either died out or just disappeared.
2, Dagor Dagorath happened, the Children of Iluvatar (aka Man) sang with the Ainu in a Second Music, the world was reformed, Morgoth slain, all elves reside in Valinor (Maglor's actual fate during the reshaping unknown) and humans alone populate the earth, the fate of dwarves and hobbits being unknown.

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[[WMG: If Sauron was never taken to Numenor, eventually the Dunedain would've come into conflict with the Elves.]]
The Kings of Numenor were spiraling down the dark path regardless of Sauron's interference, although he certainly helped them along. Enslaving Men was clearly not going to be the end, and tensions with the Eldar (Most likely the Noldor) were only going to get worse especially during the reign of someone like Ar-Pharazon. In a way, the horror of the Akallabeth was a good thing. It made it possible for the Free People to ever reconcile and ultimately lead to the end of Sauron and the last traces of Morgoth's evil.




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\n[[WMG: Ungoliant was made of neutron or even quark star matter.]]
Ungoliant is described as descending from the darkness above Arda. That could have meant she was a meteorite. She is mentioned to have an all-devouring hunger, which could have been due to gravitational pull (then why she didn't simply burrow into the ground could bbe explained only by Arda being flat at the time). After she absorbed the two trees, she grew in size and started letting out a cloud of Unlight which could not be penetrated and actively drained light. Perhaps she reached critical mass? It could be that she was concealed by a gravitational lensing effect. Then she died by dissipating via Hawking radiation after she migrated South. Of course, all this leaves every event where her body interacts with anything (ground, enemies, Melkor, trees, Silmarils, her own limbs) unexplainable.


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[[WMG:Ungoliath is actually [[{{Literature/It}} It]]]]


Since Silmarillion doesn't confirm her fate, she could have found a nice place for herself, devouring souls of children in the darkness.
Now Stephen King's dislike of spiders comes out in the whole new light.




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\n* Death is only part of the gift of Men. Men also have the unique ability to conceive of things not in the song of creation, while Elves are bound to it (and how Dwarves fit in is unknown). I generally take this to mean that since Middle-Earth is supposed to be our own world, our modern, non-magical advancements are a result of our ability to think in ways that other races can't.




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[[WMG: Eru hates Humans.]]
Out of all the races of Middle-Earth, humans are the weakest, the shortest-lived, and there doesn't seem to be much of anything they can do that either the Elves, Dwarves, or both can't do better -- and that's without the whole "Gift" of Men. Yeah, yeah, supposedly death is a gift, but the ''ability'' to die is not the same the ''inevitability''; a gift isn't really a gift if you have no choice but to accept it. Add in the fact that those who live a comparatively long life spend at least part of it old and infirm, and it doesn't seem like much of a gift at all. For all humans are supposedly [[HumansAreSpecial special]], in many ways they seem to have got the shaft compared to, well, ''everyone else''.



[[WMG:At the end of ''Fanfic/ChildrenOfAnElderGod'' [[OfficialCouple Shinji and Asuka]] sailed for ''[[Literature/TheSilmarillion Aman]]'']]
The ending is remarkably similar to the ending of ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings'', in which [[spoiler:Frodo's scars were too severe and he could not fit in The Shire anymore so he said goodbye to their friends and sailed towards Aman, leaving ''[[Franchise/TolkiensLegendarium Middle-Earth]]'' forever.]] The narration says that [[spoiler:Shinji and Asuka left human civilization forever.]] ''Human'' civilization. Clearly, as a reward of [[{{God}} Eru]] by defeating the Great Old Ones, Gandalf or another emissary of [[PhysicalGod the Valar]] offered Shinji and Asuka the possibility of sailing to Aman where they could heal and live happily together forever.

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[[WMG:At the end of ''Fanfic/ChildrenOfAnElderGod'' [[OfficialCouple Shinji and Asuka]] sailed for ''[[Literature/TheSilmarillion Aman]]'']]
The ending is remarkably similar to the ending of ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings'', in which [[spoiler:Frodo's scars were too severe and he could not fit in The Shire anymore so he said goodbye to their friends and sailed towards Aman, leaving ''[[Franchise/TolkiensLegendarium Middle-Earth]]'' forever.]] The narration says that [[spoiler:Shinji and Asuka left human civilization forever.]] ''Human'' civilization. Clearly, as a reward of [[{{God}} Eru]] by defeating the Great Old Ones, Gandalf or another emissary of [[PhysicalGod the Valar]] offered Shinji and Asuka the possibility of sailing to Aman where they could heal and live happily together forever.


* Considering that making the 'right' choices only ends up with Humanity under the boot of the [[{{MorallyAmbiguous}} Valar]]. Whether its the Valar or the Enemy, Men will only get pushed around by inhuman beings, so it's probably better if Humanity gives both sides the middle finger and makes it own path by taking advantage of its own free will and to simply deal with the consequences as they come.. Which is in fact, what Eru wanted Humans to do in the first place, for Humanity to go beyond the limitations of the Music of the Ainur.


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[[WMG:At the end of ''Fanfic/ChildrenOfAnElderGod'' [[OfficialCouple Shinji and Asuka]] sailed for ''[[Literature/TheSilmarillion Aman]]'']]
The ending is remarkably similar to the ending of ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings'', in which [[spoiler:Frodo's scars were too severe and he could not fit in The Shire anymore so he said goodbye to their friends and sailed towards Aman, leaving ''[[Franchise/TolkiensLegendarium Middle-Earth]]'' forever.]] The narration says that [[spoiler:Shinji and Asuka left human civilization forever.]] ''Human'' civilization. Clearly, as a reward of [[{{God}} Eru]] by defeating the Great Old Ones, Gandalf or another emissary of [[PhysicalGod the Valar]] offered Shinji and Asuka the possibility of sailing to Aman where they could heal and live happily together forever.

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