lossoth 2/2: They entered history near the end of the second millennium of the Third Age, when Arvedui, last King of Arthedain, fled into the north to escape his kingdom’s destruction and the Lossoth gave him their aid. In T.A. 1975, when an elven-ship came to rescue him, the exiled King rewarded the Lossoth for their friendship with the Ring of Barahir. His hosts sensed approaching disaster, and warned Arvedui not to board the ship. Against their advice he did so, and indeed a great storm…
The Grey Company was a company of thirty Northern Dúnedain commanded by Aragorn’s kinsman Halbarad “A little apart the Rangers of the North sat, silent, in an ordered company, armed with spear and bow.
middle earth meme » races 2. DWARVES Since they were to come in the days of the power of Melkor, Aulë made the dwarves strong to endure. Therefore they are stone-hard, stubborn, fast in friendship and in enmity, and they suffer toil and hunger and hurt of body more hardily than all other speaking peoples; and they live long, far beyond the span of Men, yet not forever.
The Vanyar are the highest of the High Elves. It was Ingwë, the first Vanya to travel with Oromë to Valinor, who became their king. They were the first to reach Beleriand after the Great Journey. All of the Vanyar journeyed to Valinor before the beginning of the Years of the Sun, and remained there. They are said to have the greatest skill in poetry of all the Elves, and Manwë and Varda love them for this.
the lord of the rings + the rangers of the north ‘Few now remember them,’ Tom murmured, 'yet still some go wandering, sons of forgotten kings walking in loneliness, guarding from evil things folk that are heedless.