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Letter 2

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===Summary===
 
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This letter was sent [[November 27]], [[1914]], to [[Edith Tolkien|Edith Bratt]], and told about his (according to him) somewhat boring day drilling and attending classes. Near the end, however, he remarks: "''There was a bad paper but an interesting discussion. It was also composition meeting and I read '[[Éalá Éarendel Engla Beorhtast|Earendel]]' which was well criticised.''"
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This letter told about Tolkien's (according to him) somewhat boring day drilling and attending classes. Near the end, however, he remarks: "''There was a bad paper but an interesting discussion. It was also composition meeting and I read '[[Éalá Éarendel Engla Beorhtast|Earendel]]' which was well criticised.''"
 
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The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 2
RecipientEdith Bratt
DateNovember 27, 1914
Subject(s)The Voyage of Éarendel the Evening Star

Letter 2 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

Summary

This letter told about Tolkien's (according to him) somewhat boring day drilling and attending classes. Near the end, however, he remarks: "There was a bad paper but an interesting discussion. It was also composition meeting and I read 'Earendel' which was well criticised."