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rue
used in The Return of the King

3 uses
  • This deed I shall ever rue,' he said; 'but a madness of haste was on me, and he would not listen, but drew sword against me.
    5.7 — Book 5 Chapter 7 — The Pyre of Denethor (74% in)
  • Today we may make the Enemy pay ten times our loss at the passage and yet rue the exchange.
    5.4 — Book 5 Chapter 4 — The Siege of Gondor (45% in)
  • The Lady Eowyn is she, sister of Eomer; and we knew naught of her riding until this hour, and greatly we rue it.
    5.6 — Book 5 Chapter 6 — The Battle of the Pelennor Fields (61% in)

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