A Quote by John Ronald Reuel "J. R. R." Tolkien on birthday

When Mr. Bilbo Baggins of Bag End announced that he would shortly be celebrating his eleventy-first birthday with a party of special magnificence, there was much talk and excitement in Hobbiton.

J.R.R. Tolkien (1892 - 1973)

Source: opening line of The Fellowship of the Ring

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