Character: OC, Council of Elrond
Rating : G
Disclaimer: All Tolkien's - Kortirion only paints in frilly bits.
Notes: Totally AU [recycled]- I added an OC Rohirrim to the Council... well it did look like other Men were there. Ok - I know they were probably old dunedain...
I am old; too old to fight, or volunteer for this... hazardous game. Wormtongue demands a private report - should I return. I almost think this journey was my erstwhile death warrant. A subtle man he.
The firebrand from Gondor shames us all. He demands action I should aspire to. But... the quiet strength of the northern Ranger draws me. When the Elf-prince stood forth and named him, dim childhood memories returned - a tall warrior with stern, grey eyes; eyes that softened when a young boy needed help with his unruly, first pony.
Is’t he? How could it be! And yet...