Characters: not telling yet!
Disclaimer: Not my characters, JRRT's characters and someone else's OFC purloined for the occasion...
Note: Another for the sixth sense challlenge. Two 50-word demi-drabbles together making one 100-word one!
She only had to think about beginning and there they were.
Silent shadows haunting her footsteps, glimpsed only for a fleeting moment from the corner of an eye.
How did they know?
What secret sense did they possess that always told them?
Perhaps it was the elf-blood in their veins…
So many times they had attempted this, every attempt a failure.
Faramir hung back.
‘She always knows, always catches us! She might be a witch, Boromir!’
But the temptation was too great ever to resist.
Maybe today they’d manage to filch one – even two! – of Mag’s wonderful hot spiced honey-cakes.
Note: Mag the Cook belongs to just_ann_now, whom I hope will forgive me for using her character like this. And I'm quite sure that Mag always did give the boys a cake, just didn't encourage them to steal a hot one which would surely cause indigestion and Nanny would not be at all happy about that.