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“In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.” -J.R.R. Tolkien, The HobbitSince then I have read the books and seen the movies many times, and they really are the kind of books that I can read so many times without ever getting tired of them. There are many stories that enchant and entertain - but there are few stories that both enchant and enlighten at the same time, awakening people to an essential truth.
The fantasy realm of Middle-earth from the books by J.R.R. Tolkien has been brought to life in the movies produced and directed by Peter Jackson. Surrounded by rolling green hills, the Hobbiton movie set is on the Alexander sheep farm in the heart of the Waikato region on the North Island of New Zealand. Stepping foot inside the village of Hobbiton is like entering a real village wi…

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