Verlyn Flieger (born 1933) is an author, editor, and Professor Emerita in the Department of English at the University of Maryland at College Park, where she taught courses in comparative mythology, medieval literature, and the works of J. R. R. Tolkien. She is well known as a Tolkien scholar, especially for her books Splintered Light and A Question of Time. She has won the Mythopoeic Scholarship Award four times for her work on Tolkien’s Middle-earth writings.
The Misunderstood Meanings of Happy & Sad
Happy and Sad/ Kob and Satis 2 Terms to know: 1) *Happy*: Proto Indo European: “Kob” = ‘met to the desire of one’s wants to