Sauron decided to seize Middle Earth, combat came out not only ordinary people but Elves. In this war, they defeated the army of darkness, depriving the magician magical artifact-power rings. For a long time been considered irretrievably lost ring, and so it continued, if once it does not find the old Hobbit Bilbo Baggins, don't hold back, he took the ring itself. He soon realized that he had inherited not just ring and present artifact which can fulfill all that wish to its owner. Bilbo wanted one-eternal life. Having lived one hundred and eleven years old, he realized that life has become boring, so during the celebration of the last birthday he informed everyone that goes to rest. The same ring he gave his nephew Frodo Baggins with instruction, return it in Mordor where it came.