Kortirion (kortirion) wrote in tolkien_weekly,

Geometry challenge: Proof - 'Proof of the Pudding...?' : Kortirion

Title: Proof of the Pudding...?
Author: Kortirion
Characters: Pip & Merry
Rating: G
Source: TTT... -ish!
Disclaimer: Tolkien’s world - Kortirion’s only fiddling with the peripherals

Everywhere was flooded; the wood-pile was soaked, the hobbits studying the pantry with undisguised delight were also wet, but... who cared? They scrambled to help themselves - salt-beef, bacon... sausages! They just needed a fire...

Pippin uncorked a bottle, sniffed... smelled like Sweet Cicely Cordial his aunt made, he drank...

“Try this Merry... it’s good!!”

Later they had fire... and singed hair... eyebrows...

“Pour so’more... ‘sgoin’out.”

Pip splashed ‘cordial’... blue flames leapt high.

“Damn... scorched’em again...” Merry examined the charred sausages blearily, picking up the third bottle of cordial.

“Pip? Pip!... Wa’s 100% proof mean?”

But Pip had fallen off the log...
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