3536Re: Sauron and the mode on the One Ring
- Mar 5, 2004--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "machhezan" <machhezan@g...> wrote:
> Sauron wasn't ever in Valinor. When Morgoth was captured, he hid inI know he wasn't. But I think it was his nature to learn such things,
he was originally one of the Aule's Maiar.
> What interest would Sauron have for the scripts of their enemies?You actually answered yourself:
> We only know that they were used for matters of lore and formatters of 'magic', I mean, for short inscriptions on weapons or
Come on, he was a spy, he had to pretend he's nice, he had to know
the script for he had to learn everything about Elves so he would be
able to rule them.
> The orthographies of men and of Sauron could be originallyYAE
> independent; Sauron could have known other tengwar orthographies and
> developped the One Ring orthography by himself.
> Sauron's orthography could origin in the men's orthography; Sauronpossibly :))
> could have learned it either in Beleriand or by Númenorean mariners.
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