The sound of effortful heavy breathing. Bilbo with his short little legs puffs along the passage – and even the draught of air in Chapter 13 which could have blown out his light only threatened to puff it out. Definitely funny and low.
- 01.038 he thought as he puffed along the passage.
- 01.095 and puffing on the mat,
- 02.020 Very puffed he was,
- 07.087 gasped Bombur puffing up behind.
- 08.055 gasped Bombur puffing up behind.
- 08.125 puffing and panting
- 12.027 puffing and blowing while the ropes creaked
- 13.008 and they made a deal of puffing
- 13.023 but it almost puffed out his light.