“I stand upon some dreadful brink, and it is utterly dark in the abyss before my feet, but whether…”

Thursday, October 29th, 2020

“I stand upon some dreadful brink, and it is utterly dark in the abyss before my feet, but whether there is any light behind me I cannot tell. For I cannot turn yet. I wait for some stroke of doom.”

Éowyn in The Return of the King, Book Six, Chapter V, “The Steward and the King”

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