On a fine Wednsday afternoon in April 2941 ThA, Bilbo Baggins was caught up in the dealings of the world. His house was invaded by dwarves and a Wizard. Of course the dwarves were most polite, but 13 of them all at once was much more then Bilbo could handle.
This was the start of it all; dragon's gold, talking to elves, magic rings, Bears, Eagles, wolves, orcs, and trolls.
The dwarves came to Bag End singly and in pairs, first was Dwalin, then Balin, next came Fíli and Kíli, Then Dori, Nori and Ori, Óin and Glóin. And finally at the last were Bifur, Bofur, and Bombur, Thorin Oakenshield and the wizard Gandalf the Grey.
They came for tea, but stayed through supper and well into the night. Unknown at first to Bilbo they came to recruit Bilbo to be a burglar for them. In their quest to go to Erebor and encounter the Dragon Smaug.
At this time Gandalf produced the map of the mountain, that showed the secret door, and a key that he had received fron Thorin's father Thráin II.
A good time was had by all