‘We must away ere break of day,
To claim our long-forgotten gold.’
"Dori’s an interesting combination of exquisite manners and expert
What would make such a well-mannered Dwarf go on such a long, terrifying, and potentially doomed and fatal journey?
In the background are the endless hills to cross.
In the foreground a spilled golden goblet: a token of lost Dwarvish treasure and
small symbol of the disruptive, violent end of everything that was civilised and pleasurable."