Guided by the Lonely Star, beyond the utmost harbour-bar, I'll find the heavens fair and free, and beaches of the Starlit Sea. Ship my ship! I seek the West, and fields and mountains ever blest. Farewell to Middle-earth at last. I see the star above my mast!
-- JRR Tolkien
This community is for everyone who feels a sense of loss at the end of the spectacular journey of The Lord of the Rings.
Do you cry every time you see Return of the King? Do the last pages of the book fill you with both sorrow and joy? Do you feel like you're the only person who experiences such a deep emotional connection to Tolkien's fictional world? If you've ever become wistful and sniffly reading the book, or been uplifted and inspired by the music, then this is the place for you. We're here to offer support, share stories, and comfort each other in our time of need. :)