Page 81. " Do not tempt me! I dare not take it, not even to keep it safe, unused. The wish to wield it would be too great for my strength. "

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The Lord’s Prayer, a Christian prayer from the New Testament, was reportedly on Tolkien’s mind when writing of the power of the ring, and the characters’ struggles against evil:

“…And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil…”

Read the full Lord’s Prayer here.

Page 98. " a large man, who seemed to crouch in the saddle, wrapped in a great black cloak and hood "
Black Rider
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The Black Riders are also referred to as Ringwraiths, Nazgûl, or The Nine.