What other duty would you have me do my lord?

“I am not a serving-woman. I can ride and wield blade, and I do not fear either pain or death. But I do fear to stay behind bars, until use and old age accept them, and all chance of doing great deeds is gone beyond recall or desire.”

What do you fear, my lady?

i will not turn my face
away from the sun
just because it is burning

Éowyn fighting the Uruk-hai in the Glittering Caves [x]

You look upon a woman.

War is the province of men, Éowyn ; requested by anon


Then suddenly he beheld his sister Éowyn as she lay, and he knew her. He stood a moment as a man who is pierced in the midst of a cry by an arrow through the heart; and then his face went deathly white; and a cold fury rose in him, so that all speech failed him for a while.