It was odd to see 1 hobbit outside the Shire, it was doubly odd to see 2 but here was Lord Elrond with 2 hobbits in his home along with far too many dwarves and a wizard who thought he was being clever about reclaiming the mountain home of his companions. Elrond sighed, he couldn’t concentrate anymore; instead he closed his book and stood slowly from his desk. A walk would help, so he exited his study and began a meandering stroll around his home; he never expected to have one of those 2 hobbits run straight into him though. “Oh!” Her mess of curls was all her could see looking down before she stepped back “Forgive me Lord Elrond. We’re playing hide 'n' seek and I need a place to hide. Do excuse me.” Elrond chuckled softly.
“I’ll show you to a place you won’t be easily found, Halfling.” Elrond extended his hand to the little woman who took it with a light blush on her cheeks. They took to a slow, calm stroll down through the h