Nine companions. So be it. You shall be the Fellowship of the Ring.
"I look on the characters of Bilbo and Thorin as the heart and soul of the story, really. If Bilbo is the heart then Thorin is the soul.” - Peter Jackson
“And you, Ring-bearer,’ she said, turning to Frodo. ‘I come to you last who are not last in my thoughts. For you I have prepared this.’ She held up a small crystal phial: it glittered as she moved it, and rays of white light sprang from her hand. ‘In this phial,’ she said, ‘is caught the light of Eärendil’s star, set amid the waters of my fountain. It will shine still brighter when night is about you. May it be a light to you in dark places, when all other lights go out. Remember Galadriel and her Mirror!’Frodo took the phial, and for a moment as it shone between them, he saw her again standing like a queen, great and beautiful.”
I guess Thranduil couldn’t stop spoiling Daddy’s little princeling.