Things of Middle-earth
Type: Songs & Stories
Description:One of the riddles that Bilbo asked Gollum during their riddle contest.
“No-legs lay on one-leg, two-legs sat near on three-legs, four-legs got some.”The answer: “Fish on a little table, man at table sitting on a stool, the cat has the bones."
Riddles in the Dark, pg. 88, The Hobbit
Contributors: Still Anonymous, 03/01/04