I felt in dept to finally do a *happy* Sam and Frodo picture after all the depressing illustrations I've done on the very harsh sequences of their Ring-quest. Here's my illustration to a scene from 'Many Meetings' (Fellowship of the Ring), set in Rivendell, in which Sam meets Frodo again after his recovery from the Witch King's stab wound. 'At that moment there was a knock on the door, and Sam came in. He ran to Frodo and took his left hand, awkwardly and shyly. He stroked it gently and then he blushed and turned away. 'Hullo, Sam!' said Frodo. 'It's warm!' said Sam. 'Meaning your hand, Mr. Frodo. It has felt so cold through the long nights...' '