Episode 44: KnoBob

This week we discuss Chapter 9, At the Sign of the Prancing Pony.


  • Frodo, Sam, Merry, and Pippin – our four hobbits of the Shire.
  • Harry, a (the?) gatekeeper
  • Barliman Butterbut – a Bree man, the proprietor of the Prancing Pony
  • Nob – a hobbit, works for Barliman
  • Strider – a ranger – is called Strider because of his very long (attractive) legs.


This chapter takes place entirely within the town of Bree, the main village of the Bree-land.



Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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