“Gollum deserves compassion – he’s been eaten alive by something stronger than himself – you could say the same is true of Sam – he’s been eaten alive and worn down by the constant criticism of the Gaffer.”
“The Road goes ever on and on
Down from the door where it began.”
“Here we are at the end of the journey my friends. Sauron’s mighty armies have been destroyed and there is a king in Gondor once again.”
“The Two Towers is my personal favourite of all three adaptations.”
“This adaptation of Lord of the Rings is one very close to me personally.This is the version of Lord Of The Rings in my mind.”
On this day 29th of July 1954 The first volume in the Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkein – The Fellowship of the Ring
I was thinking about the ‘culture of unpleasantness’ which appears to be developing in the world today.