Ch. 17 – Sting


POV – Bilbo

In which madmen meet, luck is debated, confidences are shared, and Bilbo returns to old tunnels to ponder new possibilities.


A certain piece of magical jewelry is working overtime to find the chink in Bilbo’s armor. It’s almost right.

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Ch. 10 – Delving


POV – Frodo

In which Frodo and Bilbo journey to the Fair and unearth the past.


The past is never dead. It’s not even past. And it’s about to walk through the door.

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Ch. 15 – Deceit


POV – Bilbo/Frodo

In which Bilbo considers the Ring, Esmie considers fidelity, Odogar considers revolt, Tom considers kisses, Mac considers Sara, and Frodo considers breathing.


Mix alcohol, late hours and unresolved conflicts together, and fireworks will happen.

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Ch. 14 – Burning


POV – Bilbo/Frodo

In which Bilbo ponders jealousy, degrees of relationship are recounted, and Frodo finds a new use for his thigh.


Bilbo has to do some more thinking about his own desires, though he’s trying to ignore them. Frodo is hopeful others will stop ignoring his.

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Ch. 13 – Playing with Fire

Playing With Fire

POV – Bilbo/Frodo

In which Gilda and Bilbo dance, Bargo is told he is not the dearest to Frodo’s heart, and the boys have a very hot time.


The family starts to behave badly and things get interesting.

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Ch. 08 – Affection


POV – Frodo

In which Frodo translates elvish, realizes that Bilbo is in love, has a heart-to-heart with one of his cousins, and remembers how he got so good at pleasing others.


We’ve seen Frodo interacting with the adults for some time. Now we get to find out more about his relationships with other tweens.

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