John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

(3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973 / Orange Free State)

The Man In The Moon Stayed Up Too Late - Poem by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien


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  • (1/22/2010 2:18:00 PM)


    This is so funnt especially if you imagine frodo singing it and dancing on a table! (Report) Reply

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  • (5/11/2007 5:05:00 PM)


    Compliments of the day to you.
    I am Miss nenita fred I am single,23yrs.However How are you? hope you are fine and in perfect condition of health.I went through your profile and i read it and took intersest in it, if you don't mind i will like to know you much better, although i came online to look for a true and loving man that is ready for a true, honest and loving relationship and will be able to take good care of me if you are the kind of man am talking about then send me a mail now on my private email (nenita_4life77@yahoo.co.uk) included, so that i will tell you all about myself and a picture of myself.looking forward to hear from you, thanks and God bless
    miss nenita
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  • (12/14/2005 3:42:00 PM)


    I love this poem, it's so funny!

    By the way, that song was sung by Pippin not Merry. Tolkien wrote the song, but Billy Boyd (the man who played Pippin) wrote the music for it.
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  • (2/8/2005 11:13:00 AM)


    This poem is so awesome....i like this alot. its a great rendition of hey diddle-diddle

    thank you tolkien.
    also has anyone seen the return of the king? ...the song merry sings while forimir rides into battle he wrote himself, but it is very tolkienesk....i think i might put it on this site.
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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Wednesday, May 30, 2012
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