Just what were they doing? Out there all alone, just the two of them?
Look at the one on the right? Isn't he just the picture of something you'd love to snog!
The Sillymarillion hints at Orcs being the sort of creatures that aren't too fussy about where they stick their tongues....
Was Tolkien pointing towards homosexuality, way before the matter was ousted in the sixties?
Was Tolkien way ahead of his time?
Did Tolkien change society?