Characters: Faramir, Nanny
Disclaimer: Only Nanny is mine.
A/N: Remedies taken from Jude's Herbal Home Remedies
Part three of four.
No Place to Go
“Do your ears still ache?” I asked.
“Not as much now,” Faramir said, looking up from his blocks. “Can I go back outside?”
“Certainly not,” I replied. “You are not going outside until tomorrow, if then. Are you sure they feel better?” I knew how he tried to avoid the warm olive oil remedy for earaches.
“I‘m sure,” he nodded, then frowned. “My throat hurts a little, though.”
“I thought it might,” I smiled, “so I made this for you.” I handed him a freshly-brewed cup of anise-mint tea, which he loved.
Fortunately, anise-mint tea was also good for sore throats.