The Fellowship of the Ring: Book One, Chapter III: Three is Company
*Read the third fourth of this chapter today.
The Return of the Shadow: XVI. Delays are Dangerous
The Shire: Southfarthing, Hobbiton, Bag End, Bucklebury, The Hill, Buckland, The Yale, Stock, Woodhall, The Water, Woody End, Tower Hills
Timeline: Third Age September 24, 3018
Other: Listen to Tolkien’s reading of “Upon the Hearth the Fire is Red - A Walking Song” and “Snow-white Snow-white O Lady clear - Elven Hymn to Elbereth Gilthoniel” on the YouTube channel, The Professor Tolkien Reads.
1. What would have happened if Frodo had waited for Gandalf in Hobbiton?
2. Was it a coincidence the Elves appeared just as the Black Rider was approaching?
3. Who is Elbereth Gilthoniel?