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Shaping of Samwise, The ~ by jodancingtree

When the time comes that Frodo must carry the Ring, Sam's loyalty to him is unbreakable. But devotion like that has to begin somewhere...

Mithril Awards 2003 - Finalist - Best story focusing on hobbits


Chapter List

Ch# Title # Words Updated
1 Changes 1,107 05 Jan 03
2 The Fight 959 20 May 04
3 Sam's Great Idea 1,641 20 May 04
4 Disaster 1,308 20 May 04
5 The Aftermath 846 20 May 04
6 Friends 1,592 20 May 04
7 Frodo Again 925 20 May 04
8 Reprieve 1,721 20 May 04
9 Frodo is Master 1,466 20 May 04
Appx. Word Count 11,565  


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Playlist Overview

Last Update: 10 Apr 05
Stories: 3
Type: Workshop/Group List
Created By: Hobbit Haven

Just trying out this format with some stories I've enjoyed. Patti Baggins

Members of the workshop are encouraged to add links to their favorite stories – if the author is not a member of the workshop, please contact the HAWorkshop Admin to request authors be added to the workshop - or to add one story of their own to this playlist.

To add a story to the playlist, join the workshop and from the shop main page, click the ‘Stories’ link next to the playlist name, then click the “Add Story to Playlist” link. Select the story you wish to add from the drop down list. Type the reason you are adding this story to the playlist in the box and click ‘add’.

To create a new playlist - shops can have many Playlists - join a shop, or create your own shop, click the “Add Playlist to Shop” link, and follow the on-screen instructions.

Why This Story?

This story captured the personalities of Frodo and Sam quite well, and made it seem even more right than most I've read that Sam came to be the Gardener of Bag End.


Story Information

Author: jodancingtree

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - The Stewards

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/15/04

Original Post: 01/05/03

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