|The Banner of|
|“'Do I not say truly, Gandalf,' said Aragorn at last, |
'that you could go whithersoever you wished quicker than I?
And this I also say: you are our captain and our banner.
The Dark Lord has Nine. But we have One, mightier than they:
the White Rider. He has passed through the fire and the abyss,
and they shall fear him. We will go where he leads.'”
|"The Road goes ever on and on |
Down from the door where it began.
Now far ahead the Road has gone,
And I must follow, if I can,
Pursuing it with eager feet,
Until it joins some larger way
Where many paths and errands meet.
And whither then? I cannot say."
|"Midwife to mothers and leader to all"|
|“All your words are but to say: you are a woman, |
and your part is in the house.
But when the men have died in battle and honour,
you have leave to be burned in the house,
for the men will need it no more.”
|Lady of the Shield-arm|
|"Yes, Miss Granger?"|
|Lyra and her leopard-formed|
|Maerad of Pellinor|