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How far can Legolas see ?



Could Legolas really distinguish individuals from a distance of 24 kilometers ?

   

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Comment icon #1 Posted by MissJatti on 25 August, 2014, 10:27
come on, its just a book
Comment icon #2 Posted by George Ford on 25 August, 2014, 10:57
He can see in even sharper wave lengths of light like x-ray or gamma-ray or something. Plus, you only see the front of his eyes, they actually taper all the way back to the rear of his skull, like telescopes.
Comment icon #3 Posted by Yes_Man on 25 August, 2014, 11:04
H knew it was them because Merry dropped the leaf and it was easy to spot them because from the dust
Comment icon #4 Posted by GreenmansGod on 25 August, 2014, 13:03
Just a book? NO, NO, it is true, it really happened, because I say it did.
Comment icon #5 Posted by bubblykiss on 25 August, 2014, 15:03
I don't recall JRR specifying that elf irises are the exact same size and shape as human irises.
Comment icon #6 Posted by DecoNoir on 25 August, 2014, 15:16
H knew it was them because Merry dropped the leaf and it was easy to spot them because from the dust There is a scene in the book when he first spots Eomer from some distance away. That's what they're going off of.
Comment icon #7 Posted by bubblykiss on 25 August, 2014, 18:09
As I also seem to recall elves don't die unless killed with physical violence or weariness. I would imagine that is a far more pressing question to answer. Why are Elves living so long unless they are depressed? And what causes Post Elven Depression Syndrome? Are we working on anti-PEDS drugs to keep our Elves safe? Or are we just shipping them to *the west* and making them into somebody else problems? These, my friends, are the questions that matter. Not if Elven need glasses to spot orcish height differences when riding worgs.
Comment icon #8 Posted by Taun on 26 August, 2014, 10:49
There is a special part of an elf's iris called a "plot device"... It lets them see pretty much what the author wants them to at any distance...


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