- He will bear thee away to the houses of lamentation, beyond all darkness, where thy flesh shall be devoured, and thy shrivelled mind be left naked to the Lidless Eye.5.6 -- Book 5 Chapter 6 -- The Battle of the Pelennor Fields (19% in)
- Far above a great cloud streamed slowly westward from the Black Land, devouring light, borne upon a wind of war; but below the air was still and breathless, as if all the Vale of Anduin waited for the onset of a ruinous storm.5.4 -- Book 5 Chapter 4 -- The Siege of Gondor (7% in)
- Even so things might have gone far otherwise, if Gollum himself had remained unchanged; but whatever dreadful paths, lonely and hungry and waterless, he had trodden, driven by a devouring desire and a terrible fear, they had left grievous marks on him.6.3 -- Book 6 Chapter 3 -- Mount Doom (72% in)
There are no more uses of "devour" in The Return of the King.
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