The Hobbit: Chapter 3: A Short Rest
*Finish this chapter today.
The History of The Hobbit, Part One: Chapter III: Rivendell, (i) through (iv)
The History of The Hobbit, Part Two: The 1960 Hobbit, New Chapter III: Arrival in Rivendell
Timeline: Third Age June 2941
Other: Durin’s Day of Third Age 2941 was October 19. (This meant the Dwarves had about four months to travel 570 miles.) Find out when Durin’s Day is this year, and how people celebrate it. Yes, people actually celebrate Durin’s Day!
1. How does the interaction between the Elves and the Dwarves align with the history you’ve read so far?
2. Have you ever been somewhere that seemed perfectly suited to whatever you might like best?
3. How does the new information revealed by the moon-letters impact the quest?