Which line best helps readers identify the community spirit of Hobbiton?
A. “Run away now!” said Gandalf. “You will get plenty when the time comes.” Then he disappeared inside with Bilbo, and the door was shut.
B. From the time of Gandalf’s arrival he remained hidden from view.
C. A special entrance was cut into the bank leading to the road, and wide steps and a large white gate were built there.
D. People became enthusiastic; and they began to tick off the days on the calendar; and they watched eagerly for the postman, hoping for invitations.