Greetings Hall of Fire chatters!
What would Saturday be without a lively chat at our Hall of Fire? It seems like routine after lo these many months. Gandalfs been at the brainstorming again, sortof remeniscent of the battle on Weathertop…. Heres what he concocted with the help of Frode and _____
Istari, Part 1: Gandalf and Saruman
What is there origin and nature? Who was really the greater in power? Gandalf was said to be the greatest in wisdom of all the maiar, but Saruman was the chosen as the head of their Order. Who returned Gandalf to Middle-earth and dictated that he would become the White, supplanting Saruman? Why was Saruman allowed to stray? What are some of the things Gandalf and Saruman did before the era of the War of the Ring in various parts of Middle-earth? What happened to Gandalf when he went back to Valinor at the end of the Third Age? Did he keep his wizard body or did he choose another? What happened to Sarumans spirit?