In boolean logic, a ‘but’ statement is basically just an AND (***)’ with somesuch not-ed.
In unrelated news, I want to write more about Sauron. Sauron is awesome.
Also, Boromir carried the Fellowship movie on his back with his shield. Not the comnpany, but the movie was all Boromir. Definitely the most interesting character in the first movie.
Honestly, he was the most interesting character in the trilogy.