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Elizabeth Fonseca
December 3, 2013
English IV
1st period

Frodo Baggins Frodo, only a young hobbit had so much potential to take care of a ring and make sure it was safe. A good friend, anyone would want to have. He was the chosen one to take care of the ring, which means he is very honorable. All the members of the fellow ship think he is very heroic, but he’s not. Frodo is honorable, although he was an orphan, and wasn’t raised by his parents he was very honorable, he was chosen to take the ring to mount doom, to destroy the ring, a very hard task was given to a very weak, hobbit for a very good reason. “I will take the Ring,” he said, “though I do not know the way.” When he said he would take it to the mount doom, he showed honor, even though he didn’t know where he was going he was still taking the task to take it. Fearful, Frodo might have fear in the task he has but he doesn’t show it much. He doesn’t know what he is doing, and he doesn’t have powers, or strength to protect him. The ring was very powerful, and he took it, knowing that the dark riders would come after him, not only did he try to protect the ring; he also tried to protect his friends, who went with him on this mission. “I know what I must do, it's just that... I'm afraid to do it.” That shows that he is fearful of what he is about to do, but that isn’t stopping him. Frodo is weak, but powerful at the same time. He is weak because he doesn’t fight back, but he always has someone to help him out. He has good friends that are willing to help him out, when he is danger. On the mission he had all the dark riders following him and trying to kill him, but his friends were there to help him. When the dark riders were trying to take the ring, and he didn’t let go of it, and always had the power to save the ring when it was in danger. “I wish the ring had never come to me. I wish none of this had happened” by him saying that, that shows weakness, it shows that he regrets everything and he wishes none of that was happening. Although Frodo was weak, or fearful, he also had his good traits and he helped the fellowship allot, and he was really brave on taking the ring, even though he knew it was really powerful, and that it was dangerous to do what his mission was.

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