Evenstar

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Evenstar

This Is a Dream

A vision of Aragorn's death (movie tracks singing in)

(TTT - Track 8)

One of the Dnedain

This Is a Dream

A vision of Aragorn's death (movie tracks singing in)

(CR-TTT Disc Two - Track 7)


 

Long Ways to Go Yet

closing credits

(CR-TTT Disc Three - Track 14)


 


Music by Howard Shore

Text by Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens

Translated into Sindarin by David Salo


The lyrics are found in The Annotated Score of the Two Towers and are taken from dialog from the movie. It is a theme for Arwen & Aragorn.

 

Sung by Isabel Bayrakdarian and The London Voices


Sindarin


English translation:


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i vethed...

This is not the end...

n i onnad. It is the beginning.

Si boe -dhannathach

You cannot falter now

Ae -esteliach nad

If you trust nothing else

Estelio han

Trust this

estelio veleth.

Trust love.


In the movie, Arwen tells Aragorn: i vethed...n i onnad. Boe bedich go Frodo. Han bd ln. Si peliannen i vd na dail ln. Si boe -dhannathach. Ae -esteliach nad... estelio han. Estelio ammen.

 

Translation: This is not the end. It is the beginning. You must go with Frodo. That is your path. It is already laid before your feet, you cannot falter now.  If you trust nothing else, trust this. (meaning the Evenstar jewel) Trust us.