Bilbo Sentence Examples
From a very early period, as the Old English word bilbo, " a sword," attests, Bilbao was celebrated for the excellent quality of its steel blades; in modern times it.
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Hitherto very much an observer of life, pottering about his house and reading books to satisfy his longing for adventure, Bilbo discovers that real-life (well, fantasy-life) adventure is often uncomfortable and even scary.
Throughout, Bilbo discovers what he's made of, and it's sterner stuff than what he had previously any inkling.
Along the way, Bilbo serendipitiously acquires a magic golden ring that can make the wearer invisible.Advertisement
Tolkien cleverly uses the construct of Bilbo's 'eleventy-first' birthday party bash to transition the tone, from the avucular jokey one he used in The Hobbit, to one more appropriate for the telling of an Epic High Fantasy Quest.
After Bilbo's party, with a few departures into some gentle comic relief, usually provided by the Gamgees, the epic's general flavor becomes high-flown and suitably solemn.
They meet up with the sad, strange creature Gollum, from whom Bilbo had found the ring many years ago, and are forced to enlist his treacherous self into their company to further their own goals and prevent him from giving them away.
Early on in Bilbo's adventure traveling with the twelve dwarves and the Wizard Gandalf, they run afoul of a trio of trolls, who pop all the dwarves in bags.
The freed dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf locate and search the trolls' den, and find three impressive blades, Glamdring, Orcrist and Sting.Advertisement
Bilbo selected one of the troll-hoard weapons himself.
Because the swords, including Bilbo's knife, were meant to battle Orcs, they were forged so that they glowed with a faint blue light whenever Orcs were near.
Bilbo used his sword against the giant spiders of the Misty Mountains, and so effective was it that he named it Sting.
His cousin Bilbo Baggins had found it years before, and when he turns the ring over to Frodo, he tells him the ring must be taken away from the Shire.
Bilbo Baggins was first featured in The Hobbit.Advertisement
A curious and wise Hobbit, Bilbo enjoyed many adventures including one with Gandalf that took him deep into the mountains where he discovered the One Ring.
Ancient, even by Hobbit standards, it was the One Ring that kept Bilbo young and vigorous.
His father was one of Bilbo's companions on earlier journeys.
The One Ring was taken by Bilbo Baggins while questing in his youth.
The Nazgul were sent to find the One Ring, which was now in the possession of Bilbo's nephew Frodo.Advertisement
In the end, Frodo, his Uncle Bilbo, Gandalf and the last of the Elves departed Middle Earth to sailed into the West where they sought peace among other immortals.
The next ring bearer would be Bilbo Baggins who managed to snatch the One Ring from Gollum during an adventure.
Despite his seeming resistance, the Ring influenced Bilbo.
Like Frodo, they were diminished as the One Ring was destroyed and together with Bilbo, the final ring bearers left Middle Earth to journey into the west at the end of the tale.