Author: Linda Hoyland
Word count: 100
Book/Source: LOTR book-verse
Disclaimer - These characters all belong to the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien. This story was written for pleasure and not for financial gain.
“The wicked dragon was slain and everyone lived happily ever afterwards,”said Arwen.
“Why was the dragon bad?”asked Eldarion.
“It ate people and burned down their homes,” said Arwen.
“Why?”the boy persisted.
“Because dragons are cruel evil creatures,”.
“Morgoth made them. so it is in their very nature ,”Arwen explained patiently.
Eldarion was thoughtful. He clutched his beloved toy dragon harder, as if fearful some dragon slayer would snatch it away.”Maybe dragons are bad because no one is ever nice to them?”he suggested. “I don't care what people say. I like dragons!”