Theoden : Where is the horse and the rider? Where is the horn that was blowing? They have passed like rain on the mountain, like wind in the meadow. The days have gone down in the West behind the hills into shadow.
Where now is the horse and the rider?
Where is the horn that was blowing? Where is the helm and the hauberk, and the bright hair flowing? Where is the harp on the harpstring, and the red fire glowing?
What would you have me do Theoden?
Théoden: “What would you have me do? Look at my men. Their courage hangs by a thread. If this is to be our end, then I would have them make such an end as to be worthy of remembrance!”
Will follow you to whatever end?
Gamling : You are our king, sire. Theoden : And do you trust your king? Gamling : Your men, my Lord, will follow you to whatever end.
Where did Westfold fell?
Originally Answered: Where was Gondor when Westfold fell? Gondor was defending the passes of Anduin the Great at Cair Andros and Osgiliath and was in no possition to offer military aid to the west of Rohan. (This applies to both the movies and the books.)
When did the Westfold fall?
In 2758 the Dunlendings led by Wulf overran Rohan and King Helm took refuge in Helm’s Deep. During the subsequent Long Winter first prince Háma and then Helm made sorties and forays into the Westfold for food and to attack their besiegers. Both men died in the snows.
What other duty would you have me do?
Éowyn: “What other duty would you have me do, my lord?” Théoden: “Duty? No. I would have you smile again.
Who killed Théoden’s son?
After Théoden’s son Théodred is killed by orcs, the new heir Éomer is banished by Wormtongue (on “orders” of the king) from Edoras; he takes with him some 2,000 Rohirrim riders. Gandalf, Aragorn, Gimli, and Legolas arrive in Edoras and Gandalf frees Théoden from Saruman’s spell.