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The Return of the King
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remnant
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The Return of the King
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  • Remnants of an older time they be, living few and secretly, wild and wary as the beasts.
  • Mean folk shall rule the last remnant of the Kings of Men, lurking in the hills until all are hounded out.
  • They were the remnant of the guard that was kept at that point where the way from Anorien and Rohan ran into the townlands: Ingold led them, the same who had admitted Gandalf and Pippin less than five days before, while the sun still rose and there was hope in the morning.
  • For some had laboured and fought much with the remnants of the Easterlings and Southrons, until all were subdued.
  • Then he drew his forces off, encircling the last remnant of the Men in a wide ring of archers.
  • The task of hunting out the last remnant of the ruffians was left to Merry and Pippin, and it was soon done.
  • Beside that he kept only the remnants of their waybread and the water-bottle, and Sting still hanging by his belt; and hidden away in a pocket of his tunic next his breast the phial of Galadriel and the little box that she gave him for his own.

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