• He did not go much further, but sat down on the cold floor and gave himself up to complete miserableness, for a long while. He thought of himself frying bacon and eggs in his own kitchen at home - for he could feel inside that it was high time for some meal or other; but that only made him miserabler.

    J.R.R. Tolkien (2012). “The Hobbit”, p.43, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt