Trumpkin Quotes in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)


Trumpkin Quotes:

  • Reepicheep: We were expecting someone taller!

    Trumpkin: You're one to talk.

    Reepicheep: Is that supposed to be irony?

  • [after rescuing Trumpkin]

    Lucy Pevensie: Why were they trying to kill you, anyway?

    Trumpkin: They're Telmarines. That's what they do.

    Edmund Pevensie: Telmarines? In Narnia?

    Trumpkin: Where have you been for the last few hundred years?

    Lucy Pevensie: That's a bit of a long story.

    [Susan hands Peter his sword, and comprehension dawns on Trumpkin]

    Trumpkin: Oh, you've got to be kidding me. You're it? You're the kings and queens of old?

  • Peter Pevensie: High King Peter the Magnificent.

    Susan Pevensie: [to Peter] You probably could have left off the last bit.

    Trumpkin: [chuckling] Probably.

  • [after Lucy is nearly attacked by a bear]

    Susan Pevensie: Why wouldn't he stop?

    Trumpkin: I suspect he was hungry.

    Lucy Pevensie: Thanks.

    Edmund Pevensie: He was wild.

    Peter Pevensie: I don't think he could talk at all.

    Trumpkin: You get treated like a dumb animal long enough, that's what you become. You may find Narnia a more savage place than you remember.

  • Lucy Pevensie: They're so still.

    Trumpkin: The trees? What did you expect?

    Lucy Pevensie: They used to dance.

  • Lucy Pevensie: I wish you would all stop trying to sound like grown-ups! I didn't think I saw him, I did see him.

    Trumpkin: I *am* a grown-up.

  • Susan Pevensie: [referring to Peter] I wish he'd just listened to the D.L.F. in the first place!

    Edmund Pevensie: D.L.F.?

    Lucy Pevensie: Dear Little Friend.

    Trumpkin: Oh... that's not at all patronizing, is it?

  • Peter Pevensie: So, where exactly do you think you saw Aslan?

    Lucy Pevensie: [turns to him] I wish you'd all stop trying to sound like grown-ups. I don't think I saw him, I did see him.

    Trumpkin: [mutters] I *am* a grown-up.

    Lucy Pevensie: It was right over...

    [screams as she falls]

    Susan Pevensie: Lucy!

    Lucy Pevensie: [looks up at everyone] ... here.

  • Peter Pevensie: [looking down a cliff over the water] Is there a way down?

    Trumpkin: Yes. Falling.

  • [after Edmund bests Trumpkin in a sword fight]

    Trumpkin: Beards and bedsteads! It looks like that horn worked after all.

    Susan Pevensie: What horn?

  • Susan Pevensie: [aiming her bow and arrow at the Telmarines who have Trumpkin tied up in their boat] Drop him!

    [They toss Trumpkin in the water. Susan shoots one Telmarine and he falls overboard; the other leaps over the side and swims away]

    Trumpkin: [to Susan, after being rescued] Drop him? That's the best you can come up with?

  • Trumpkin: And you wonder why we don't like you.

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