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desolate
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • ’How surprised Bilbo would have been to see all the changes in the Desolation of Smaug!’ Gloin looked at Frodo and smiled.
  • But the Northern Lands had long been desolate, and the North Road was now seldom used: it was grass-grown, and the Bree-folk called it the Greenway.
  • ’ "The enemy must have some great need or purpose," said Radagast; "but what it is that makes him look to these distant and desolate parts, I cannot guess."
  • They had come to the Brown Lands that lay, vast and desolate, between Southern Mirkwood and the hills of the Emyn Muil.
  • In the North after the war and the slaughter of the Gladden Fields the Men of Westernesse were diminished, and their city of Annuminas beside Lake Evendim fell into ruin; and the heirs of Valandil removed and dwelt at Fornost on the high North Downs, and that now too is desolate.

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  • The photos show the desolate surface of the moon.
  • It is in her book of desolate desert photographs.

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