17380Let's Hunt Some Orc! (was Re: The Hobbits Weep)
- Dec 4, 2006--- In email@example.com, Jason Fisher <visualweasel@...>
>actual line in the book (note that I do not say "the actual
> > But none of that negates the lamentable fact that Jackson
> > made Aragorn say, "Let's hunt some orc."
> Did that really bother you so much? It's not that far from an
line" -- this is obviously the line that inspired Jackson, but
it's not spoken at quite the same place in the book):
> 'I am called Strider,' answered Aragorn. 'I came out
> the North. I am hunting Orcs.'too modern in its diction, but it certainly might have been
> The line as written by Jackson, et al., seemed very slightly
worse. It didn't bother me all that much.
>That line bothered me les than Gimli's response- "Yess!!"- a
line which we hear over and over and over and over- as if JWB
couldn't think of another way to express agreement.
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