Re: who in M.E. could actually wield the One Ring?
A few points i would like to make:
Galadriel- in some of Tolkien's original transcripts she was said to be the female equivalant of Feanor the most powerful elf who ever lived( Yes I know a bunch of balrog's brought him down when he went after Morgoth and Fingolfen hewed Morgoth's foot, but i really think feanor would of hurt him alot worse. She was one of the Firstborn Noldorin elves in valinor. I think she would have bested Sauron but not utterly destroyed him so he would have remained a shade.
Elrond, Glorfindel, Cirdan I think all of them as great elf lords, and one having some maia blood as well would have bested Sauron but gain not defeated him utterly.
Gandalf would have defeated him utterly.
Saramun unfortunatley was already being used as Sauron's tool and I think in his case Sauron would have pleaded to be his lieutenant or some such thing, like when he surrendered to the numenorians, and would alter overthrow Saramun.
Now when the forces of good talk about being corrupted by the ring I look at it as taking away mankind's freedom. Think about Gandalf, Elrond or Galadriel having overthrown Sauron dealing with issues like enforcing peace, the haradrim, corsairs etc all would have to bow to them and follow their rules like it or not. War wouldn't be allowed. No one would descerate sacred woods, shire lands etc. They would be constantly imposing more and more rules for the good of mankind and cross the line into becoming despots. Rebellions would spring up and be crushed, in the case of teh elves you would see repeats of dwarf hatred towards them as rulers, men would covet their lifespans etc.
it would be constant civil war and while trying to do the right thing they would have no choice but to keep fighting
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