‘All that is gold does not glitter’ a poem by Bilbo Baggins

All that is gold does not glitter,

Not all those who wander are lost;

The old that is strong does not wither,

Deep roots are not reached by the frost.

From the ashes a fire shall be woken,

A light from the shadows shall spring;

Renewed shall be blade that was broken,

The crownless again shall be king.

-J.R.R Tolkien, a poem by Bilbo Baggins to ensure that the Hobbits trusted Aragorn enough to allow him to lead them to Rivendell.

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