The First piece I am going to work on for this project is the scene where Gandalf lays out the map of the Lonely Mountain before Bilbo and the dwarves. This has always been one of my favorite scenes because every good adventure needs a planning stage where the team gathers conspiratorially around maps and charts and blueprints and hatches the plan. And taking a mountain fortress full of gold from a fire-breathing dragon and hordes of wolf-riding goblins deserves of a bit of careful planning and thoughtful discussion.
"Where are you going?" said Thorin in a tone that semed to show that he guessed both halves of the hobbit's mind. "How about a little light?" said Bilbo apologetically. "We like the dark," said all the dwarves, " Dark for dark busines!"