March 1

Day 60

Basic Reading: 

    The Children of Húrin: Chapter 7: Of Mîm the Dwarf
    *Finish this chapter today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Prior Versions:

    • Unfinished Tales: Part One, II. Narn I Hîn Húrin: Of Mîm the Dwarf (finish this chapter today)

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps:  

    • Beleriand: Brethil, Amon Obel, Mountains of Shadow, River Narog

            (Note that Túrin could not look southward from his vantage point on the side of the hill.)

  • Timeline: First Age 488

Discussion Questions:

    1. Why did Mîm keep the stairway secret?
    2. Was it wise of Beleg to return to Túrin?
    3. What moved Túrin to let go of his pride before Beleg?