In the Hobbit trailer Galadriel asks Gandalf:

Why the halfling, Mithrandir?

And he responds:

Because I'm afraid mumble mumble something something

What does he say to her? Its very hard to understand the last few words of his sentence

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What I heard:

"Why Bilbo Baggins? That is because I am afraid, and he gives me courage."

  • That's what I heard as well. Nov 29, 2012 at 0:49
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    Man, the more I hear about the movie, the more I think I'll skip the whole thing. Way too many changes from the concept of the book... Nov 29, 2012 at 2:02
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    @Ward - welcome to the rest of us suffering from "movie based on $book sux" Nov 29, 2012 at 2:50
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    I'm afraid 2/3's of the film will be the dwarves singing dirges. Nov 29, 2012 at 6:14
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    I arrived with anticipation and left with disappointment.
    – Morgan
    May 11, 2013 at 1:57

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