But it's hard to open the door when you don't know the password!
He's Eleventy One today!
"Woah! Okay, now that was unexpected. And geez, if you've been following my articles you know I've been rooting for Gollum, in hopes of redemption (though I can't say why I pity him in that way), so you can guess that I'm pretty disappointed..."
From the annals of Leinster...to the Kings of Ulster, Connaught and Munster...EIRE IS MY LAND!!!
Um...but wait... that didn't happen in the book...
"Sam also talks about Beren's quest for a Silmaril from Melkor's crown. It's profound that they realize that they're in the same story as the Silmarillion. Although, given Tolkien's different writing styles for the Silmarillion and the Hobbit/Lord of the Rings, Sam and Frodo's peril seems greater to me than Beren's. We can feel their peril more tangibly given the narrative we've been following..."
What's happening? What is he thinking? Come up with a caption for this picture:)
"Why does [Gollum] keep disappearing? Where is he going and why is he, specifically, in such a hurry? What does he know or fear that he won't say?"
Think of a caption for this picture of the second age Elrond...
What's with Frodo? Seems Sam is the only one who noticed.
"As the story goes I see now how it's good that Gollum is still around to help guide Frodo, but I say again that if Bilbo had just killed Gollum outright there would be no need for Gollum now to help (and no, you don't need to remind me of what Gandalf said to Frodo when he wished Bilbo had killed him)."