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Last Homely House east of the Sea. That house was, asBilbo had long ago reported, `a perfect house, whether you like food or sleep,or story-telling or singing, or just sitting and thinking best, or a pleasantmixture of them all’. Merely to be there was a cure for weariness, fear, andsadness.As the evening drew on, beyonce knowles bending over woke up again, and he found that he no longer feltin need of rest or sleep, but had a mind for food and drink, and probably forsinging and story-telling afterwards. He got out of bed and discovered that hisarm was already nearly as useful again as it ever had been. He found laid readyclean garments of green cloth that fitted him excellently. Looking in a mirrorhe was startled to see a much thinner reflection of himself than he remembered:it looked remarkably like the young nephew of beyonce knowles bending over who used to go tramping withhis uncle in the Shire; but the eyes looked out at him thoughtfully.`Yes, you have seen a thing or two since you last peeped out of alooking-glass,’ he said to his reflection. ‘But now for a beyonce knowles bending over meeting!’He stretched out his arms and whistled a tune.At that moment there was a knock on the door, and beyonce knowles bending over came in. He ran to Frodoand his left hand, awkwardly and shyly. He stroked it gently and then heblushed and turned hastily away.`Hullo, Sam!’ said Frodo.`It’s warm!’ said Sam. `Meaning your hand, Mr. Frodo. It has felt so coldthrough the long nights. But glory and trumpets!’ he cried, turning round againwith shining eyes and dancing on the floor. ‘It’s fine to see you up andyourself again, sir! beyonce knowles bending over asked me to come and see if you were ready to comedown, and I thought he was joking.”I am ready,’ said Frodo. ‘Let’s go and look for the rest of the party!’`I can take you to them, sir,’ said Sam. `It’s a big house this, and verypeculiar. Always a bit more to discover, and no knowing what you’ll find round acorner. And , sir! here, and beyonce knowles bending over there! Some like kings, terribleand splendid; and some as beyonce knowles bending over as children. And the music and the singing-notthat I have had the time or the heart for much listening since we got here. ButI’m getting to know some of th.