The Tolkien Road

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0180 – LOTR TV / 2nd Age Deep Dive – Akallabêth Re-read Pt 4

Our re-read of “Akallabêth” reaches its conclusion!

Topics discussed:

  • Sauron’s speech agains the Valar
  • Amandil seeks to follow Eärendil’s example
  • Amandil’s instructions to Elendil
  • Amandil’s fate
  • Clouds gathering over Numenor
  • Dark Clouds Gathering
  • Ar-Pharazôn’s fleet sails
  • Ar-Pharazôn steps foot in Valinor
  • The great chasm opens; Ar-Pharazôn buried under falling hills
  • The world is changed.
  • Tar-Míriel’s death
  • Elendil’s fate
  • Sauron’s fate
  • Epilogue: Meneltarma, the longing of the Dunedain, tales of the forlorn

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