The Thrush Knocks Here

thecrownlesskings:

Across the bridge the  e l v e s  thrust their prisoners, but Bilbo hesitated in the rear. He did not at all like the look of the cavern-mouth, and he only made up his mind not to desert his friends just in time to scuttle over at the heels of the last elves, before the great gates of the king  c l o s e d   b e h i n d   t h e m   w i t h   a   c l a n g .

thecrownlesskings:

Across the bridge the  e l v e s  thrust their prisoners, but Bilbo hesitated in the rear. He did not at all like the look of the cavern-mouth, and he only made up his mind not to desert his friends just in time to scuttle over at the heels of the last elves, before the great gates of the king  c l o s e d   b e h i n d   t h e m   w i t h   a   c l a n g .

(via an-unexpected-hobbit)