The Children of Húrin: Chapter 11: The Fall of Nargothrond
*Finish this chapter today.
The Book of Lost Tales 2: II. Turambar and the Foalókë - Read the sixth section, ending with “as he slept.” (including Commentary section 1: The primary narrative, (iv) Túrin among the Rodothlin; Túrin and Glorund)
The Shaping of Middle-Earth: Section VII. The Earliest Annals of Beleriand, Years 194 - 195 (including corresponding Commentary)
The Lost Road: Part Two, Section III. The Later Annals of Beleriand, Years 294 - 295 (including corresponding Commentary)
The War of the Jewels: Part One: The Grey Annals, YS 495 (including corresponding Commentary)
Beleriand: Brethil, Crossings of Teiglin, Pass of Sirion, Narog, Anfauglith, River Sirion, Ered Wethrin, Eithel Irvin, Nargothrond, Guarded Plain, Tumhalad, Angband, Dor-lómin
Timeline: First Age 495
Other: Look up illustrations of the Fall of Nargothrond. Consider the scope of this tragedy.
1. What was the condition of Gwindor’s heart at his death?
2. Was Túrin to blame for the Fall of Nargothrond?
3. What was the errand Morgoth assigned to Glaurung?