Sympathy for Gríma Wormtongue
In the J.R.R. Tolkien novels and Peter Jackson films of The Lord of the Rings, Gríma Wormtongue is portrayed as a devious, sniveling bad guy, with greasy dark hair and an all-around bad attitude.
By far, he’s my favorite character.
I find it easy to sympathize with him. Let’s start with his last name. It couldn’t…