On this day in 1401 SR, Bilbo holds his Long-Expected Party and vanishes from Hobbiton. #LOTR
Today is Audrey and my wedding anniversary! Yea, us!
It is also Midsummer, the Summer Solstice, for those that mark such things, and
By Shire Reckoning: it should be noted that today is:
- Sterday, Midyear’s Day
- On this day in 1419 SR, the wedding of King Elessar and Arwen.
- On this day in 1420 SR, Frodo resigns the office of Mayor, and Will Whitfoot is restored.
- On this day in 1482 SR, the death of Mistress Rose, the wife of Master Samwise Gamgee.
Tour the shooting locations for The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy using the New Zealand home of Middle-earth map on the right. (via Kevin)
James Kim has a lot of people thinking, “What do I need in an emergency?” Here is one take on that. Dave Rogers (Groundhog Day) has several good thoughts as well.