Rumours of the party spread
Pages To Read:
FR.Party “That very month” (~p.4) – “since the Old Took died” (~p.4)
Events: Sam spreads a rumour that there will be spectacular fireworks at Bilbo’s party.
– The Old Took, Bilbo’s grandfather Gerontius, was 130 when he died (81 years prior to The Long-expected Party), and the grandfather of Bilbo. Gandalf was known for providing the fireworks for his Midsummer parties.
Notes: Just a paragraph today. Only one day left before we read the party! ~Tom