Bilbo Hero's Journey Analysis

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A Hero is a person who is admired or idealized for courage, or noble qualities; i,e Brave, Adventurous, and Honest.Bilbo’s journey closely resembles the Hero’s Journey because he shows the characteristics of an ordinary hero while still being extraordinary in the same process.As Bilbo follows the Hero’s Journey he has become extraordinary. Bilbo has become extraordinary during his refusal to call because he was going to prove that he could do it even if he wasn't adventurous in the beginning. After being proposed an adventure Bilbo replies with ”Sorry! I don’t want any adventures, thank you; Good Morning!, We don’t want any adventures here, Thank you!”(Tolkien 6-7). This proves that Bilbo in the beginning of the story was not welcome

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