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PostPosted: Tue May 16, 2006 9:44 pm 
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My favourite character in The Lord of the Rings is definitely Samwise Gamgee. His loyalty to Frodo and his will to go on really touched me.

Gollum is also one of my favourite characters; favourite meaning I found him the most intriguing of all the characters in the book, and several times I truly felt sympathetic towards him.

Who's your favourite character?

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PostPosted: Wed May 17, 2006 11:16 am 
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I think that my favorite character is Samwise Gamgee too. But it's hard for me to choose because I like so many. . . I'm actually re-reading the series right know, actually I'm listening to it on CD. :lol:

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Samwise all the way for me. He's the only real heroic figure to me. After all, he's the only one with no reason to be there, but he pulls through out of love, duty, and loyalty to a friend. Afterward, his reward is to return home and use his newfound sense of self to win the affection of the woman he loves. Everyone else has some kind of genelogical impulse to heroism and a blood link to some heroic destiny, and that makes them less heroic to me because it seems like it wasn't really their own thoughts and feelings that drew them into the War of the Ring, but just destiny.


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I'd have to say Aragorn. His undaunted courage and
loyalty to the cause.


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Shadowfax, hehe I just had to say that cause I did not think anyone else would, and what an awsome horse that would be to have.

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The Ring.

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Frodo.... :wink:

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Gimli-most definitely. His pride and character adds so much humor. I loved it when he yelled, "That only counts for one!"

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I would have to say Arwen and Eowyn. Arwen for her never ending determination to keep the man she loved whether he was human or not. Her strength and beauty.

Eowyn, for her determination to face battle alongside any man.

I never read the books, because I couldn't. They were just too detailed for me. They left no room for imagination in your own mind.

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2006 4:25 am 
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olfactoboy wrote:
My favourite character in The Lord of the Rings is definitely Samwise Gamgee. His loyalty to Frodo and his will to go on really touched me.

Gollum is also one of my favourite characters; favourite meaning I found him the most intriguing of all the characters in the book, and several times I truly felt sympathetic towards him.

Who's your favourite character?

And what if you dont like the book?
How can you favor any,
When none of the characters contain the qualities for which you look?
and as for the pages, theres just too many.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 08, 2006 10:48 am 
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So you didn't like the book because it was too lengthy and written with to much detail? Which lead to you not being able to answer this thread because you do not have character that you liked from that story that contained the qualities you look for in them? I think I'm actually beginning to understand your riddles.

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