Daily Archives: February 5, 2015

tulipnight:Fairy Glen II by James Hastie on Flickr. “Out they…

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Fairy Glen II by James Hastie on Flickr.

“Out they went under the overhanging branches of the trees on either bank. Bilbo wondered what the dwarves were feeling and whether a lot of water was getting into their tubs. Some of those that bobbed along by him in the gloom seemed pretty low in the water, and he guessed that these had dwarves inside.”
– Chapter 9: Barrels Out of Bond, The Hobbit

Atop his barrel somehow and managing a peek backwards, I rather imagined this is what greeted Bilbo’s eyes.

tulipnight:Fairy Glen II by James Hastie on Flickr.
“Out they…