Lin (linaeve) wrote in tolkien_weekly,
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for the Words challenge.

New member here! I was wondering whether we're allowed to post off-challenge drabbles in this comm, and if not, where would I be able to do so? (: Thanks, allie_meril.


Title: Foreshadow
Author: linaeve
Characters/Pairing: Faramir, Boromir
Rating: G
Warnings: None
Book/Source: Lord of the Rings
Disclaimer: Tolkien owns everything. I'm just borrowing.

Foreshadow

He falls asleep on a precarious pile of century-old manuscripts, face smudged with black ink and dust. Boromir enters the room noisily, sword clanging against the wooden doorframe; Faramir awakes with a start, eyes wide and lips already murmuring a penitent, “Forgive me, sire.”

“Peace, brother,” Boromir reassures easily, smoothing Faramir’s dark hair absently. “It is only me.”

Faramir’s lips curl in a sleepy half-smile, and he scrubs an ink-spattered palm over his eyes. The sleeve of his tunic falls down, revealing hastily-scripted words on the pale inside of his wrist. Boromir barely makes out Imladris and Isildur and Halfling.

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