What I love about Tolkien's heroines are how, unlike heroines in modern literature, they are more virtuous and modest. I look up to them so much.// Thank you for giving me another reason to love these characters.
Relatively Unknown LoTR Facts (Part 3) - Galadriel the Lady of Light
Relatively Unknown LoTR Facts (Part - Galadriel the Lady of Light<--- GALADRIEL IS LITERALLY MY FAVORITE SHE'S SO FASCINATING. Also, "some war among themselves?" Also known as the KINSLAYING. This wasn't a slightly violent skirmish, this was a MASSACRE
Concept art for Galadriel from "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" (2012). The gown as completed for filming was a simple silk chiffon fabric with light beading, a cowl neck and a more streamlined silhouette.
They were clad wholly in white; and the hair of the Lady was of deep gold, and the hair of the Lord Celeborn was of silver long and bright; but no sign of age was upon them, unless it were in the depths of their eyes; for these were keen as lances in the starlight, and yet profound, the wells of deep memory…