I actually think this was one of my favorite and most powerful scenes in the show. Kate Mulgrew expertly portrayed the hurt we’ve all felt at one point or another when we were ostracized by people we wanted so desperately to be accepted by and the fact that this feeling knows no boundaries of age.
I ached for her in this scene.
Because my blog is getting a lot of traffic right now, I feel it’s a good opportunity to link to the online texts of Tolkien’s books for anyone who wants to read or reference them.
Here is the Hobbit
Here is the Fellowship of the Ring
Here is the Two Towers
Here if the Return of the King
Here is the Silmarillion
Here is all 12 volumes of the History of Middle Earth (HoME)
Here is the Children of Húrin
Lucy Liu at the 72nd Academy Awards, 2000
Petition to ban old men from writing books just because they don’t know how to use an iPhone
Petition to have the youth in this country to actually educate themselves instead of spitting out some bullshit they read on some shitty post on facebook that’s untrue, and continues to spread like wildfire.
In 2012, young adults have set the record of completing both high school and college and are on course to become the most educated generation in American history. Maybe you should follow the example of ‘the youth in this country’ and do the same.
can you imagine how fucking relieved the french must have been when we reached the year 2000?
they went from having to say “mille neuf cents quatre-vingt-neuf” to just having to say “deux mille” to say the year
we’ll we’ll we’ll if it isn’t autocorrect
I made a birthday card for my little brother
Vivien Leigh as Lady Anne Neville in the Old Vic’s production of Richard III, 1948 (Photo: Athol Shmith)