The Loneliness of the Fishermouse (1/5): LeafAuthor: clodia_metelliCharacters:
Erestor, Elrond, Glorfindel, Arwen; in future chapters: Lindir, Celebrían, OC, Galadriel, Celeborn.Rating:
PG-13 (off-screen character death, non-graphic violence and gore).Book/Source:
Silmarillion, LOTR Appendices.Disclaimer:
I am not J.R.R. Tolkien and I make no money from this.Summary: In 2509, Celebrían wife of Elrond was journeying to Lórien
... the rest, everyone knows. But this isn't about her. Not really. What remains for the bereaved but need and anger?A/N:
Someone once thanked me for a bit of beta-work on the grounds that, without me, "everyone might have lived happily ever after"
. I laughed until I remembered some of the story stubs on my To Be Written list, especially this
one. It's taken a long while to write - three and a half years, to be exact. So many thanks to my beta, ignoblebard
, without whom I might have kept putting it off forever!Wordcount:
In 2509 [Third Age] Celebrían wife of Elrond was journeying to Lórien when she was waylaid in the Redhorn Pass, and her escort being scattered by the sudden assault of the Orcs, she was seized and carried off...
~ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings. ‘Appendix A’.( a bronze beech leaf was caught in an eddyCollapse )On to (2) DragonflyBack to the masterlist