Author: Jay of Lasgalen
Characters: Elrond, Elrohir
Source: The Hobbit
Disclaimer: Tolkien's; not mine.
Summary: Set during A Short Rest, and written for the Moonlight challenge.
Bars of silver moonlight fell across Elrond's desk as he paced restlessly.
"I wish I could see the map again! I caught a glimpse of it, but Thorin is reluctant to let it out of his grasp," he fretted. "I could read the runes of course, but the manner of the map is unfamiliar. I feel sure it could tell us more, if I only knew what to look for!
"Moonlight," Elrohir suggested. "There is an ink derived from ithildin. Look at the map under moonlight, and see what else is revealed."
A slow smile crossed Elrond's face. "Yes ...