Not Once, Not Ever

lyrics source poem







The End of All Things

The destruction of the Ring, early edit not in movie

(ROTK - Track 16)




Lyrics by Philippa Boyens

Music by Howard Shore

Translated into Sindarin by David Salo

Title, Original English and Sindarin Translation found in the AS-ROTK and on the DVD that came with the ROTK Special Edition Soundtrack CD.  The Original English and the use of the Sindarin translation in the lyrics are found in the MusicNotes sheet music.


Sung by The London Voices.


Original English


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Dannen le. You have fallen.
A erin le regi.

And I cannot reach you.

Rang ail le iestannen,

Ever step I willed you on,
L ail le tegin na hen. Every moment I lead you to this.
Gwannach o innen ului, You never left my mind,
l erui, ului. Not once, not ever.