StarSpray (silverstarspray) wrote in tolkien_weekly,
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Shakespeare Challenge: Measure for Measure - Of Silver Spoons and Mushrooms

Title: Of Silver SPoons and Mushrooms
Author: SilverStarSpray
Characters/Pairing: Bilbo
Rating: G
Warnings: None
Book/Source: The Hobbit
Disclaimer: I don’t own Middle-earth, however much I’d like to live there.

Bilbo was telling Frodo about the Elves he had met the weekend before as they ambled down a sunny lane when both of them spotted a beautiful patch of mushrooms, just on the edge of the land belonging to Otho and Lobelia Sackville-Baggins. They stopped, and glanced at each other. "These would be wonderful for dinner tonight," Bilbo said.

"Do you suppose the S.B.s know about them?" Frodo asked.

"Perhaps. But a measure of mushrooms for a few silver spoons is a good start! Now, quickly..."

That evening they enjoyed the stewed mushrooms and laughed at their small revenge against Lobelia's thievery.

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