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Another impression

CuriousG
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Nov 19 2012, 9:49pm


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I would agree with that, and add that Beorn may have been more concerned with the dwarves taking his ponies into Mirkwood and risk having them die there for any number of reasons (including as meals for hungry dwarves). Gandalf wasn't taking his horse into harm's way, so he was probably given more latitude with it. Being a wizard gave him more status, too.

I'm not sure where the White Council met to drive Sauron out of Dol Guldur, but Lorien seems the likely spot since it was closest to the threat. If Gandalf told Beorn he was going to Lorien, which wasn't too far off, he might have been allowed to go there and release the horse, then get another one from Lorien to go to Esgaroth. Given the distance to Esgaroth, I think he'd need a horse, not a pony. All speculation, of course.

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Did Beorn know of Gandalf's mission in Hobbit? BeornBerserker Send a private message to BeornBerserker Nov 19 2012, 1:42pm
    My impression... Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Nov 19 2012, 1:46pm
        Yes that possibility seems to be open, I agree Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Nov 19 2012, 6:38pm
        Another impression CuriousG Send a private message to CuriousG Nov 19 2012, 9:49pm
            What comes to Mind is a shot in the First Scroll. Bombadil Send a private message to Bombadil Nov 20 2012, 3:01am
    Didn't Gandalf say Faenoriel Send a private message to Faenoriel Nov 21 2012, 3:26pm
        Gandalf's horses Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Nov 21 2012, 4:37pm
        Gandalf didn't return the ponies to Beorn JohnsS29 Send a private message to JohnsS29 Nov 25 2012, 6:32am
            Bearing in mind... Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Nov 25 2012, 5:19pm
                The gist of it JohnsS29 Send a private message to JohnsS29 Nov 26 2012, 10:08am
                    South or West Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Nov 26 2012, 12:04pm
                        I still believe that... Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Nov 26 2012, 2:40pm
                            Another factor might be... Elthir Send a private message to Elthir Nov 26 2012, 3:10pm
                                Oh, I'm sure that Gandalf would not deliberately cross Beorn... Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Nov 26 2012, 3:13pm

 
 
 

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