Lord of the Rings as well as the Hobbit story can be viewed in many different ways. The simplest version of it being, a tale of good versus evil. However, this explanation does not even scratch the surface of the stories` intrinsic complexities. Which is why, I am allowing myself to dive into these complexities and exploring them one by one.
It`s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road and if you don`t keep your feet, there`s no knowing where you might be swept off to.– Bilbo Baggins –