I have a theory that Thorin only pounded on the door at Bag End because he tried ringing the bell, and then knocked like a normal person, but they couldn’t hear it over the singing. and he’s standing out there in the cold like “these bitches are partying without me”
The Hobbit, an unexpected feast! Please don’t tell me I’m the only one that wants to party hobbit-style?! I’m going to use this image as the inspiration for my next dinner party with the gals. Last time we deep-fried a whole bunch of random stuff; this time, Hobbit Party, baby!
Image scanned in from the Rolling Stone Hobbit Collector’s Edition.
- Gandalf to Bilbo, The Hobbit, An Unexpected Party
“All of them at once,” said Bilbo. “And a very fine morning for a pipe of tobacco out of doors, into the bargain. If you have a pipe about you, sit down and have a fill of mine! There’s no hurry, we have all the day before us!”