LOTR meme: ♦ 9 Characters
4. Meriadoc Brandybuck (Merry)
"And as all my friends have gone to the battle, I should be ashamed to stay behind."
Today in Middle-Earth: Gandalf and the Company ride out from Beorn’s in early afternoon (July 22nd, 2941 T.A.)
"That is all the advice I can give you. Beyond the edge of the forest I cannot help you much; you must depend on your luck and your courage and the food I send with you. At the gate of the forest I must ask you to send back my horse and my ponies. But I wish you all speed, and my house is open to you, if ever you come back this way again.”
They thanked him, of course, with many bows and sweepings of their hoods and with many an “at your service, O master of the wide wooden halls!” But their spirits sank at his grave words, and they all felt that the adventure was far more dangerous than they had thought, while all the time, even if they passed all the perils of the road, the dragon was waiting at the end.
"Farewell, Aragorn! Go to Minas Tirith and save my people! I have failed."
There’s some good in this world, Mr. Frodo… and it’s worth f i g h t i n g for.
"the lost one"
The cover of my Silmarillion fanfiction. :)
Today in Middle-Earth: Gandalf and company remain at Beorn’s. (July 21st, 2941 T.A.)
Next morning they were all wakened by Beorn himself. “So here you all are still!” he said. He picked up the hobbit and laughed: “Not eaten up by Wargs or goblins or wicked bears yet I see”; and he poked Mr. Baggins’ waistcoat most disrespectfully. “Little bunny is getting nice and fat again on bread and honey,” he chuckled. “Come and have some more!”