Lord of the Rings First Lines

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Can you name the LOTR character by their opening line?

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'You are Peregrin the Halfling? I am told that you have been sworn to the service of the Lord and of the City. Welcome!'
'Almost felt you liked the Forest! That's good! That's uncommonly kind of you!'
'Ha, hmm, my friends, let us go for a walk!'
'Alas! if he should die. Would that there were kings in Gondor, as there were once upon a time, they say!'
'Ach, sss! Cautious, my precious! More haste less speed. We musstn't rissk our neck, musst we , precious?'
'Give me leave, Master Elrond, first to say more of Gondor, for verily from the land of Gondor I am come.'
'Hail, and well met at last!'
'Greetings! Where do you come from? You are a stranger in the city!'
'Nay, there was no change of counsel.'
'Hail Aragorn son of Arathorn!'
'Awake little master! Now at last the hour has come that you have wished for, Frodo.'
'I am called Strider. I am very please to meet you, Master-Underhill, if old Butterbur got your name right.'
'Has he gone?'
'Who are you, and what are you doing in this land?'
'Sit now beside my chair, Frodo of the Shire! When all have come we will speak together.'
'Do you wonder at that, Ring-bearer? For you know the power of that thing which is now destroyed; and all that was done by that power is now passing away.'
'Hail, Frodo! You are abroad late. Or are you perhaps lost?'
'He is indisposed, He is Resting'
'Come not between the Nazgul and his prey! Or he will not slay thee in thy turn.'
'Queer things you do hear these days, to be sure,'
'Run away now! You'll get plenty when the time comes!'
'Welcome! We seldom use any tongue but our own; for we dwell now in the heart of the forest, and do not willingly have dealings with any other folk.'
'But it was at the coming of the Halfling that Isildur's Bane should waken, or so one must read the words.'
'A very nice well-spoken gentlehobbit is Mr.Bilbo, as I've always said,'
'Hullo Sam! Where've you been?'
'You speak justly, lord. It is not yet five days since the bitter tidings came that Theodred your son was slain upon the West marches: your right hand, Second Marshal of the Mark.'
'I bring word to you from my father: The days are short, if thou art in haste, remember the Paths of the Dead.'
'You'll live to regret it, young fellow! Why didn't you go too? You don't belong here; you're no Baggins-you-you're a Brandybuck!'
'Rest while you can little fool!'
'But that can only mean going into the Old Forest. '
'I greet you, and maybe you look for welcome. But truth to tell your welcome is doubtful here, Master Gandalf.'
'Half a minute, if you please!'
'Dark indeed is the hour, and at such times you are wont to come, Mithrandir.'
'Now let the song begin! Let us sing together!'
'Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.'
'I am the Doorward of Theoden.'
'Is there anyone in this rout with authority to treat with me?'
'Hey dol! merry dol! ring a dong dillo!'
'No, you don't, Sam!'
'I am very fond indeed of it, and of all the dear old Shire; but I think I need a holiday'
'Alas! alas! The tidings that I was sent to bring must now be told.'
'What burden do you bear, Men of Rohan?'
'Well? Why must you disturb my rest? Will you give me no peace at all by night or day?'

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