User:Amroth/Screenplays/Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the Ring/The Sword That was Broken
INT. ELROND'S CHAMBER, RIVENDELL -- NIGHT
Strider watches from the shadows...as Boromir strolls through
the darkened gallery. Boromir's eyes are drawn to an old
Fresco on the wall...depicting Isildur defeating Sauron.
Boromir looks with Wonderment at Narsil, the Broken Blade of
Elendil, which lies on a cloth-covered plinth.
The shards of Narsil...the blade that cut
the Ring from Sauron's hand. Boromir
picks up the sword and gently touches the
Blade. Close on: a small bloom of blood
appears on Boromir's finger...
Boromir senses Strider's presence...he looks from the blade
to Strider, as if sensing a connection.
But no more than a broken heirloom.
replaces the Broken blade, but it
clatters to the floor. Boromir walks
away, leaving Strider sitting alone.
Close on: Strider picks up the broken hilt, as Arwen appears
Why do you fear the past? You are
Isildur's heir...not Isildur himself. You
are not bound to his fate.
The same blood flows in my veins...the
Your time will come. You will face the
same evil...and you will defeat it.
A si i-duath u-orthor, Aragorn...u or le
a u or nin. The shadow does not hold
sway yet...not over you and not over me.