Originally Posted by chieth
Political Correctness did not exist in 1937. And also, there are no non white characters because The Hobbit and LOTR is like European Mythology. I said "is like" because I am not sure if his works are based on European Mythology.
As for as women goes, The Hobbit is about 14 DUDES going on an adventure.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, totally worn out & proclaiming "WOW, what a ride!"
[I][FONT=comic sans ms][COLOR=#ffff00]Continuing the never ending battle to keep Lobelia Sackville-Baggins in check[/COLOR][/FONT][/I]