The main part of this article relates to the last versions of Middle-earth's history, and as such may controvert parts of The Silmarillion. See Middle-earth canon for a discussion. This subject's portrayal in earlier or alternative versions is discussed in the other versions of the legendarium section. Galadriel was the co-ruler and Lady of Lothlórien alongside her husband, Lord Celeborn, however, neither took royal titles, as they only saw themselves as Guardians of The Golden Wood.
Because these men (Elves and Dwaves, too) know how to act, how to be kind, firm, and wise (well... not Kili...) and not just look good ( which they do a great job of). <---- excuse me, why is Thranduil on here? Legolas, still in question.