Merry and Pippin's Visit by KathyG

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In this pre-Quest gapfiller based on Mariole’s story, “Bad Step” (which can be found at or, Sam is confined to his room and ordered to stay off his feet on the day after he has been outside for the first time since his accident, and he’s feeling cross and out of sorts.  Merry and Pippin make an unexpected visit to Bag End to cheer him up and amuse him.  Thanks to Mariole for the idea as to the way in which Merry and Pippin attempt to amuse Sam, and to Dreamflower for beta-reading my story as well (including her assistance with the Gamgees’ rustic speech)!


Story Notes:

In this story, Frodo is approaching 35 years of age; Sam is 23; Merry is 21; and Pippin is 13 (in Man years, 21 or 22, 14½, 13½, and 8 years old).

Disclaimer: None of the characters in this story belong to me.  Most of them belong to J.R.R. Tolkien (the rest belong to Mariole).

Table of Contents

1. Chapter 1 by KathyG [Reviews - 0] (4801 words)

Story Information

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Challenges: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4801    |    Read Count: 387
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/09/16    |    Published: 06/09/16