And Elrond Half-Elven looked into the eyes of his daughter Arwen and said, ‘NO WAY, you CANNOT marry that human. Humans are gross.’
And to that Arwen replied, ‘But father, did not your brother Elros choose to live as a human and founded Númenor, the great nation of men from which Aragorn is descended?’
Elrond then said, ‘Shut up.’
— J.R.R. Tolkien, somewhere in The Lord of the Rings, probably.