Apart from their flowing beards, that is, and it being commonly misunderstood that the same guy played them in the movies. Answer: Both these mentors disappeared to make merry while their hapless mentees stumbled from one near death experience to another. Further, both of them seemed to know the whole plot (background, foreground, past, future)… Read More Question: What do Albus Dumbledore and Gandalf the White have in common?
The close of Day 2 of Frodo’s journey found EP the Hobbit, crying bitterly, atop a boulder strewn hill (think earthy, rusty rocks the size of small trucks) in Hampi. “What ails the Hobbit today?” asked a surprised Gandalf the Imaginary, “You should be pleased that you did 28 miles in under a week, a… Read More My Walk to Rivendell Day #2
Last Monday (Nov 23rd 2015) there was great commotion in Hobbiton. Gandalf the Imaginary (a figment of my imagination) came visiting and espied EP the Hobbit (my hairy footed avatar) stuffing her face with Bengali sweetmeats. So incensed he was at her insatiable gluttony, matched only by her ever expanding girth, he commanded her to… Read More My Walk to Rivendell: Day #1