I met Sean Astin guys!!! :) So many Gamgee Feels!!
This part… kills me.
Frodo & Sam
Lord of the Rings hobbit-hero Frodo Baggins knew that throughout his difficult journey there was one who would never fail him- his loyal and ever-cheerful companion, Sam Gamgee. Even before they left their beloved hometown, Frodo warned Sam that the journey would not be easy.
“It is going to…
I wish I’d had textbooks like this!
Frodo and Sam leaving the Shire
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“Well I don’t know,” said Sam thoughtfully. He believed he had once seen an Elf in the woods, and still hoped to see more one day. Of all the legends that he had heard in his early years such fragments of tales and half-remembered stories about the Elves as the hobbits knew, had always moved him most deeply.
— “The Shadow of the Past,” The Fellowship of the Ring
Sean Astin (aka Samwise Gamgee), was injured while shooting tFOTR as he rushed into the river after Frodo and basically impaled his foot in a piece of glass. He was taken to the emergencies by helicopter.
A real hobbit foot might have been slightly scratched at the most but a prosthetic hobbit foot offers no protection to the human foot.