And they walk some more.
No, but really. Today’s page just talks about how the land around them is becoming less threatening now that they’re moving south, though the shadow and fear of the Black Gate is still present in the back of everyone’s minds. Their first
night’s day’s rest is fine, though Sam can’t find much sleep. He’s too worried about trying to find a good hot meal. Moving along, they end up taking the road itself, even though that is truly the more dangerous route. It slowly dwindles from a main thoroughfare to a small, lightly used cart path.
Today’s Gollum Meter: 75 – “Good, solid, round number. Okay.”
So, things are getting better, which is weird. Everything’s been deteriorating for so long that I’ve gotten quite used to it. If the grass is greener on the other side, then this must be the other side.
And that sounds pretty strange. Break on through, y’all.
Oh, and great. More walking. Have a good night everybody.
No one dies today.
“It dwindled at last to a country cart-road little used; but it did not…”