'I am surprised at how earnest Eldo seems to be! Perhaps I shall give him a chance. A courtship could be just the thing to brighten my days.
'Tell him that I'll consider his courting me, but he'll need to sell his dog, Wanetta. I always come down with the sneezes whenever I am around dogs of her breed, and it is really unbearable.
'Hurry back with his answer! Oh, I'm all a-flutter like a little hobbit-girl!'
Eldo Swatmidge is a successful farmer, but he is lonely. He has sought your help to woo his neighbour, the Widow Froghorn.
1. Eldo Swatmidge's farm is up the road to the north and east of the Widow Froghorn's farm.
Asphodel Froghorn stated she would allow Eldo to court her, if he was willing to sell his dog. You should return to Eldo Swatmidge with the Widow's terms.
2. The Widow Froghorn's farm is on the road west and south of Eldo Swatmidge's farm.
Eldo Swatmidge cannot sell Wanetta even though he cares so much for Asphodel Froghorn. He has asked you to deliver his message to the Widow.
3. Eldo Swatmidge's farm is up the road north and east of the Widow Froghorn's farm.
Asphodel Froghorn found Eldo's loyalty so endearing that she is willing to put up with sniffles and sneezing. You should return to Eldo Swatmidge with the good news.
Data Entered By: --Stip 22:44, 26 March 2007 (EDT)