middle earth meme: [5/8] moments
Welcome, my lords to Isengard!
He was tall as a young tree, lithe, immensely strong, able swiftly to draw a great war-bow and shoot down a Nazgûl, endowed with the tremendous vitality of Elvish bodies, so hard and resistant to hurt that he went only in light shoes over rock or through snow, the most tireless of all the Fellowship.
The young Dwarf prince took work where he could find it, labouring in the villages of Men. But always he remembered the mountain smoke beneath the moon, the trees like torches blazing bright, for he had seen dragon-fire in the sky and a city turned to ash. And he never forgave… and he never forgot.
Boromir’s battle speech in Osgiliath requested by kristianxvx
But in the end, it’s only a passing thing, this shadow. Even darkness must pass.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY KAT ♥