The Question and Answer section for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Bilbo gives Frodo "Sting" and his mithril coat.
This ring corrupts all who wear it. The power that the ring holds on men's hearts is all consuming. The ring destroys the soul of the wearer by becoming the obsession of the wearer. It clouds the judgment and eventually takes hold of the wearer's...
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