What does Gandalf say to Gríma Wormtongue?
Gandalf: “Be silent! Keep your forked tongue behind you teeth. I have not passed through fire and death to bandy crooked words with a witless worm!”
What did Gandalf say to Gríma?
“The wise speak only of what they know, Gríma son of Gálmód. A witless worm have you become. Therefore be silent, and keep your forked tongue behind your teeth. I have not passed through fire and death to bandy words with a serving-man till the lightning falls.
Who killed Gríma Wormtongue?
Spurred by the words of Frodo that he did not have to follow Saruman, and having been pushed over the edge when Saruman scorned him, Gríma used a hidden knife to slit Saruman’s throat, killing him (only in the book).
What is Gandalf’s name?
Istar (Wizard)Ring-bearerServant of the Secret FireWielder of the Flame of Anor
Did Gandalf make Theoden younger?
However, unlike in the books, the Lord of the Mark is actually possessed and prematurely aged by Saruman (Christopher Lee). Gandalf (Ian McKellen) releases him from the spell, instantly restoring him to his true age, after which Théoden banishes Gríma Wormtongue (Brad Dourif) from Edoras.
How did Grima Wormtongue have control over Rohan?
Gríma Wormtongue had control literally over the whole of Rohan, yet, as he was such a slinking person, practically no-one saw this truth. King Théoden was ‘putty’ in his hands, and so Gríma was slowly working his realm to disaster. He was, to a degree, ‘sent’ from Sauron, and worked at his quest diligently.
How does Grima die in The Lord of the Rings?
As in the book, Gríma kills Saruman, but by stabbing him in the back, not slitting his throat. Saruman’s body then falls from the tower and is impaled on a spiked wheel, one of the remnants of his war machines. Gríma himself is shot by an arrow fired by Legolas, thereby mirroring his death in the book.
How did Wormtongue die in the war of the ring?
Spurred by the words of Frodo that he did not have to follow Saruman, and being pushed over the edge when Saruman scorned him, he used a hidden knife to slit the throat of his oppressor and darted down the road. He was quickly killed by several Hobbit arrows, and thus Wormtongue was the final casualty of the War of the Ring.
What did Gandalf the White call the Grey Pilgrim?
Gandalf the White: The Grey Pilgrim, that’s what they used to call me. Three hundred lives of men I’ve walked this earth and now I have no time. With luck, my search will not be in vain. Look to my coming at first light on the fifth day.