Character: Boromir (aided and abetted by Aragorn) Sam, and a few word from Gandalf
Rating: G –ish
Disclaimer: Tolkien’s Middle-earth – Kortirion’s unfounded speculations
Notes: Follow up to 'Accidentally on Purpose'. Inspired by makamu’s remark – Gandalf:1-Boys:0
The two men returned from the last farmstead before the wilds, bearing fresh eggs, and to Sam’s delight... mushrooms.
“Omelettes for supper - but I don’t know if there’re enough mushrooms”, Sam eyed them greedily, “...and those look off...”
“No” said Boromir, “they’re Gandalf’s favourites. You four have the rest; we’ll have plain eggs. Just make sure Gandalf has his.”
Boromir and Aragorn watched surreptitiously, grinning as Gandalf appeared to turn... mellow. That was until climbing trees to stop Pippin having an accident while attempting to fly... became beyond a joke!
Gandalf smiled privately. ‘Think they could fool him, did they?’