Characters: Faramir, Eowyn
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For the Movie Tie-Ins Challenge
We Are Such Stuff...
Her hair fell through the roof-light towards his hand...stretched along a moonbeam.
He hadn't expected to find her here, in the library at night.
He first put his face to her hair as ash-rain fell over Minas-Tirith - and got it covered in smudges. She laughed then...despite herself.
Afterwards they stood silently beside each other in the dusty air; he watched the twilight fall like a blue cloak around her shoulders.
The ash-rain eventually ceased and settled...as will my memories, Faramir thought.
But as he closed his eyes and leaned into the moonbeam, for a fragile second, all was illuminated.