Favourite movies capspam: The Lord Of The Rings: The Two Towers
He wants the Precious. Always he is looking for it. And the Precious is wanting to go back to him… But we mustn’t let him have it.
But you will not see that.
#sobbing #because though aragorn was the divinely-chosen king descendent from the line of kings #boromir was the one who had grown to manhood among his people; grown up defending and loving them #to him they were not just a faceless mass waiting to be led #or helpless children in the face of the power of the east #they were the warriors that fought beside him and the women that sold their goods in the market and his brother and his father #the houses of healing and the white tree #everything boromir was or ever hoped to be was inextricably bound to gondor; to minas tirith #and here was this elf-raised numenorean who not only was rightful heir to the throne boromir thought defunct #but did not even have the decency to respect and care for the people he would be ruling from it #of course boromir is angry #of course he tries to make aragorn see #boromir you are my favorite until the end of time #the fleeting voice of falliable humanity amid a narrative of gods and heroes#humanity that loves and humanity that falls #ack (via notbecauseofvictories)
Favourite movies capspam: The Lord Of The Rings: The Return of the King
Come on, Mr. Frodo. I can’t carry it for you… but I can carry you.
That scene of Aragorn was the first thing I thought of when Rory said that line in The Girl Who Waited.
THE VERY FIRST THING