Tonight I have drank far too much wine and am trying to resist the urge to text him…
For the Elves die not till the world dies, unless they are slain or waste in grief.
J. R. R. Tolkien on escapism in “The Lord of the Rings” (x)
“Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisioned by the enemy, don’t we consider it his duty to escape?…If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can!”
Kit Harington as Jon Snow for Game of Thrones, season four.