You Have My Sword, And My Bow, And My Axe

You Have My Sword, And My Bow, And My Axe

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You have my sword, and my bow, and my axe is a term used to show agreement among an idea.


In the first installment of the Lord of the Rings trilogy, The Fellowship of the Ring, the council of Elrond, after Frodo proclaims that he will take the ring to Mordor Aragon, Legolas, and Gimli utter the famous lines.

Aragorn: “If by my life or death I can protect you, I will. You have my sword…
Legolas: …and you have my bow…
Gimli: …and my axe.”

In this scene is where Boromir delivered the line One does not simply walk into Mordor.


8/5/07 was the earliest examples of the meme on 4chan spanning 132 post.
6/20/05 was the earliest on ytmnd. It received over 20,000 views. Titled and you shall have my axe!

Notable Derivitives

The meme’s also derived into many puns, such as a guitar axe, axe body spray, or computer hax.

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The lines “You have my sword” and “and my axe!” have had a steady growth in popularity.

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