Forward to next post: “He was flapping his hands around, but there was no meaning in it.”
Smaug wasn’t just feeling a little blue (he’s red, anyway). He was beneath low, past wretched, beyond miserable. He was, in short, desolate.
Here’s a place to talk about it.
(Quite obviously, this thread will pile spoiler upon spoiler, heaping them up into a tall, shining mound of spoilers. And somewhere in that hoard will lie the Arkenspoiler, the Heart of the Movie. Be warned, or tempted, depending.)