Tuesday, March 17, 2015

MEMM Day 15 - Favorite moment/line in "An Unexpected Journey"

My favorite moment and line are one and the same this time:


"Look, I know you doubt me.   I know you always have.


"And you're right, I often think of Bag End.   I miss my books.  And my armchair.  And my garden. 


"See, that's where I belong.  That's home.


"And that's why I came back.  Because…you don't have one.   A home.


"It was taken from you.


"But I will help you take it back, if I can."


And then I smile and tear up at the same time.  Kind of like Gandalf.


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    1. I know, right? Soooooooo wonderful on so many levels.

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    2. It's just...too beautiful...I can't...

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  2. One of the many moments in this trilogy that proves why Bilbo is not only the most awesome hobbit in Middle-Earth, but one of the best characters in ANY movie, ever.

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  3. Aww, yes. Great moment. Bilbo's the best. :D I like how he says "if I can" too. He's going to do everything he can, but knows how hard it'll be.

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    1. Indeed! So very practical, isn't he?

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