Characters/Pairing: OFC, OMC, Faramir, Éowyn (mentioned)
Disclaimer: Not mine, but Tolkien's
He picked up the pen.
"My dear Sérëdhiel,
"It is as you feared: all of the maps in that section are too brittle to be unrolled without further damage. I have set them aside for now; rehydrating them, sadly, is not as high a priority as other work . . . .
"In more cheerful news, work progresses apace on the conservator's wing. Both Herunn and the Steward were impressed by your annotations on the drawings -- if Lord Faramir was surprised that an elleth had firm opinions on workshop construction, he was sensible enough not to say so in his lady wife's presence!"