Happy Happy Birthday to Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. The Burgler and the Ring Bearer and two dear characters that have taught me so much about bravery, courage, adventure, friendship, the value of good food and cheer and so much more. .
Happy Hobbit Day, friends. .
Whether you loved these stories, or found them long and boring (I hear that you people who think this exist) I do hope you’ll take some time to make an adventure for yourself this weekend, and especially take the time for second breakfast and raise a glass to the absolute epic and brilliant brain that was JRR Tolkien. .
I’m grateful for all the friendships I’ve made here on Bookstagram and the countless inside family jokes we have that have stemmed from these stories. .
▫️ "In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort…." #hobbitday #tolkienweek