Tag Archive: The Return of the King

Sep 12 2017

Things to do

  I, uh, I h-have things to do. I’ve put this off for far too long. Bilbo Baggins, as spoken in The Fellowship of the Ring by English actor Ian Holm, born on this day in 1931. Bilbo, of course, had already been off on his great adventure. He gave these words at his hundred …

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Aug 11 2015

Now what?

There’s a scene at the end of the movie The Candidate where Robert Redford has just won election to the Senate in a race he never expected. He pulls his consultant (Peter Boyle) aside and asks “What do we do now?” Redford never expected, nor really wanted, to win the election. He ran with the …

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