Another escort quest NPC makes promises he cannot keep.
Naturally, after that statement, he proceeded to walk at a leisurely pace.
I suppose I should have been thankful that he hadn’t lost his contact lenses or his three handled, moss covered, family credenza or some other item for which he would have felt compelled to search.
Of course, true to form, at the very end, he did hurry. He rushed forward to engage a boar just as the last three mobs sent to stop him materialized in front of us, turning the 3 on 2 fight into a 4 on 2 fight. At those odds, it was every man for himself… and the Halls of Mandos for Anurandir I’m afraid.
Well, at least it is consistent with the lore for him to be re-embodied and returned to Middle-earth.