Characters: Elrond, Galadriel, Bilbo
For the Wink challenge.
Disclaimer: The characters in this story do not belong to me, but are being used for amusement only, and all rights remain with the estate of JRR Tolkien.
Celebrian! She was at the harbour side.
Elrond could see Galadriel’s eyes fixed on her daughter – her gaze hungry, her very being focussed on the silver-fair figure.
“She will want her mother.” Elrond thought, “And I have responsibilities…”
He must organise help for the hobbits, make sure they disembarked safely… He approached the two he thought of as ‘patients’ but, before he said more than a couple of sentences, Bilbo cut in.
“Gandalf will take care of us. You have another priority. Go, Master Elrond, be reunited with your lady wife.”
And, much to Elrond’s surprise, the elderly hobbit winked.