A Hobbit’s Walking Tale by fogisbeautiful
- Miles Walked This Month (April 1st-23rd): 45.8 miles
- Total Miles Walked: 914.6 miles
- Milestones Reached: Raft-Elves, Lake-Town
“If you come in peace lay down your arms!” said the captain.
“We have none,” said Thorin, and it was true enough: their knives had been taken from them by the wood-elves, and the great sword Orcrist too. Bilbo had his short sword, hidden as usual, but he said nothing about that. “We have no need of weapons, who return at last to our own as spoken of old. Nor could we fight against so many. Take us to your master!”
“He is at feast,” said the captain.
“Then all the more reason for taking us to him,” burst in Fili, who was getting impatient at this solemnities.
~The Hobbit, Chapter 10: A Warm Welcome