Merry: I don't know why he's so upset. It's only a couple of carrots.
Pippin: And some cabbages and then those three bags of potatoes that we lifted last week and then the mushrooms the week before.
Merry: Yes, Pippin. My point is, he's clearly overreacting.
Farmer Maggot can be heard coming through the corn field. Merry and Pippen speak to his unfriendly disposition as they run away with Frodo and Sam.