Lord of the Rings First Lines

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Can you name the LOTR character by their opening line?

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

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