May 21

Day 141

Basic Reading: 

    The Hobbit: Chapter 2: Roast Mutton
    *This chapter will be read over the course of four days, so read about one fourth of it today.

Supplementary Reading:

  • Prior Versions:

    • The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter II: Trolls - Read half of the opening section

Enrichment Activities:

  • Maps:  

  • Timeline: Third Age April - May 2941

  • Other: Enjoy a nice, leisurely second breakfast by an open window. 

Discussion Questions:

    1. Are the terms offered by Thorin fair?
    2. What are the evil old castles visible from the Lone-lands?
    3. Why does bad weather make people feel grumpy?