' ...he saw that across the valley the stone-giants were out, and were hurling rocks at one another for a game, and catching them, and tossing them down into the darkness where they smashed among trees far below....'
'This won't do at all!' said Thorin, 'If we don't get blown off, or drowned, or struck by lightning, we shall be picked up by some giant and kicked sky-high for a football.'
So definetly giants who hurl rocks about- and dwarfs play football- who knew![/quote:2486a85c]
You'd never know that I reread the Hobbit last Spring
. Ah, that's what old age does to the memory synapses
. I could have sworn that the passage read that they only heard the Stone Hurling Giants.
Hear that PJ? We want Boulder Tossing Giants!