The Fellowship of the Ring: Book One, Chapter I: A Long-Expected Party
*This chapter will be read over the course of four days, so read about one fourth of it today.
The Return of the Shadow: Foreword
The Shire: Bag End, Hobbiton, The Hill, Sackville, Bywater, Buckland, Brandywine River, Old Forest, Brandy Hall, Michel Delving, Westfarthing
Timeline: Third Age September 3001
1. Why do people tend to be suspicious of things they don’t understand?
2. What is the difference between history and gossip?
3. Why has Gandalf come to Bilbo’s party?