Claims to be a scholar and a historian
Cape of Belfalas
Author's note: The adventures in the Chronicle In the Shadow of the White Tower take place several years before the events depicted in the novel The Lord of the Rings. The exact year is not defined, but Gríma Wormtongue has not yet entered the service of Théoden and the Thain of the Shire is Ferumbras III Took. Bilbo Baggins has been living in Rivendell for several years and Frodo has the Ring hidden away. Faramir is not yet the leader of the Rangers of Ithilien.
The Man Who Came from the East takes place almost a year after the events depicted in the Chronicle In the Shadow of the White Tower.
Great-aunt Meldis in Pelargir is his only living relative.
Servants of Sauron; at times agents of Gondor too.
His life, as it has turned out.
Once upon a time he was inspired by his love of Gondor; all that remains now is pure survival instinct.
"There are no rules."