B2MeM Challenge: A mixture of Prompts. Mostly Bilbo Baggins, Elrond, other inhabitants of Rivendell; gen, fic or art How did it come about that Bilbo ended up in retirement in Rivendell? Did Elrond invite him? Did he invite himself? Did Gandalf arrange it? When were the arrangements made--before he left the Shire, or before or after his last journey to Erebor? What were his living quarters like? What did he bring with him from the Shire? Did he adjust easily to living among Elves? And how did the Elves feel about this small, elderly mortal dwelling among them? Also inspired by Someone opens the pages of a book and something falls out. The book is either a volume from the Rivendell library or the personal copy of an inhabitant of Rivendell. And Books! Create something from the Library of Rivendell Any kind of fanwork - story, art, craft - show us or tell us about a book/scroll/manuscript from Elrond’s library. Title, description, summary, cover, binding, endpapers, the art of book-binding, illumination or anything related, or a story about one particular book, be it its creation, history, content, or just playing a major role in any kind of story. It doesn’t have to be a complete work/book either. Anything goes here, provided it centers around anything that has to do with the Library of Rivendell. Format: Short story Genre: friendship Rating: PG Warnings:brief mention of violence Characters: Aragorn, Arwen, Faramir , Bilbo Pairings: Aragorn/Arwen Summary: A chance discovery awakens old memories. The characters are the property of the Tolkien Estate. No profit has been nor will be made from this story. A/n; The words of the poem are by Tolkien.