The Tolkien Road

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0163 – The Hobbit – Ch15 – The Gathering of the Clouds

The Hobbit book cover

Concerning “Fire and Water”, from Roäc the Raven to Bard’s brigade…

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Topics discussed (chapter discussion begins at 13:00)…

  • The gathering of the birds / The old Thrush returns
  • Quoth the Raven: “Smaug is Dead”
  • “Go to Dain!” / Fortifying the Mountain
  • “Under the Mountain Dark and Tall”
  • Bard’s Parley / Thorin’s response
  • Gold-lust
  • Haiku
  • Correspondence

Other items discussed…

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