Location(s): Tower of Cirith Ungol
Title(s): Guard of the Tower of Cirith Ungol
'You fool,' snarled Shagrat. ... 'Is that all you know of Her Ladyship? When she binds with cords, she's after meat. She doesn't eat dead meat, nor suck cold blood.' ...
'Garn!' said Shagrat. '[Shelob's] got more than one poison. When she's hunting, she just gives 'em a dab in the neck and they go as limp as boned fish, and then she has her way with them. D'you remember old Ufthak? We lost him for days. Then we found him in a corner; hanging up he was, but he was wide awake and glaring. How we laughed! She'd forgotten him, maybe, but we didn't touch him - no good interfering with Her.'
The Two Towers, LoTR Book 4, Ch 10, The Choices of Master Samwise
Elena Tiriel 30Jul06