Tag: The Lord of the Rings

  • We Are All Butterburs – How Tolkien Embraced the Ordinary

    We Are All Butterburs – How Tolkien Embraced the Ordinary

    Reading Time Approx: 3 minutes ‘Well, now, what was I going to say?’ said Mr. Butterbur, tapping his forehead. ‘One thing drives out another, so to speak. I’m that busy tonight, my head is going round. As I get older, I’m in my 50s now, I feel that I understand Barliman Butterbur more and more.…