The History of The Lord of the Rings: The Choices of Master Samwise

Sam Enters Mordor Alone by Ted Nasmith

This is part of the “Kirith Ungol” chapter. Christopher Tolkien notes that Sam’s attack on Ungoliant is largely illegible but contains the hobbit’s great triumph over his “foul but already pitiable enemy” (War of the Ring 210). Sam’s debate with … Continue reading