Glorfindel, looking into the gathering dark, said: ‘Do not pursue him! He will not return to this land. Far off yet is his doom, and not by the hand of m a n will he fall.’
It’s a dangerous business, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no telling where you might be swept off to.
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be used in an accurate and exact way
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↳ The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)You will have to manage without pocket handkerchiefs, and a good many other things, Bilbo Baggins, before we reach our journey’s end. You were born to the rolling hills and little rivers of the Shire, but home is now behind you. The world is ahead.
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
Book II, Chapter Six - Lothlórien
Frodo looked and saw, still at some distance, a hill of many mighty trees, or a city of green towers: which it was he could not tell. Out of it, it seemed to him that the power and light came that held all the land in sway. He longed suddenly to fly like a bird to rest in the green city. Then he looked eastward and saw all the land of Lórien running down to the pale gleam of Anduin, the Great River.
The oldest hath borne most. We that are young shall never see so much, nor live so long.
(King Lear, Act V Sc. III)