Maybe Gandalf is so annoyed by Merry and Pippin joining the fellowship……
because they remind him on Kili and Fili…..
and he doesn’t want them to die the same way….
When I think of Fili,
I see this:
But when I think of Kili,
I literally see this:
Fili = Proud Majestic Lion
Kili = Squishy Kitten