I feel like I need to write something less mind-numbingly depressing, which is hilarious in a terrible way because all I write are AUs and I write AUs because canon is too mind-numbingly depressing. This fandom, I swear to god.
so in tech my teacher had this older copy of the hobbit and IM SCREAMING THE COVER
Oh my god it goes along with the romance novel cover of two towers
this post got so popular oh my god
Legolas looks like a home economics teacher circa 1978
This! This is the copy I grew up with! Oh my gosh, there’s the most important book of my childhood right there! I have so much fondness for this awful cover.
That’s the set that I have! The FotR and RotK covers are equally amazing.
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Just ask 67-year-old Arlene Goldberg. The South Florida resident was kicked out of her home after her wife of 47 years died because she wasn’t entitled to her wife’s Social Security benefits. Without that extra money, she couldn’t afford to pay the mortgage.
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