Aug 24, 2015
Concerning "Strider", Book 1, Chapter
10 of The
Lord of the Rings, wherein we learn more about
the mysterious Ranger...
Hey there fellow
travelers! Welcome to The Tolkien Road, a long walk through the
works and philosophy of J.R.R. Tolkien. On this episode, we
continue our discussion of The Lord of the Rings with Book 1,
Chapter 10 of Fellowship, "Strider", wherein we learn more about
the mysterious Ranger, receive Gandalf’s letter, and find out about
Merry’s run in with the Black Riders. We also discuss the wonderful
“All that glitters is not gold” poem. By the way, if
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Topics of discussion
Tolkien Haiku for Book 1, Chapter
"Behind the Haiku" by Greta
Guest Haiku (~13:45)
John's favorite passage
Merry's return (~39:15)
The good will of Butterbur and Nob
And much more!
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