Characters: Young Brothers Mir
Source: Pre-Ring War, a visit to Dol Amroth
Disclaimer: Tolkien made Middle-earth, but he doesn’t want this bit back!
“I don’t see the point,” grumbled Faramir.
“Use the point of your sword,” said Boromir
“At any point of the compass?”
“Wherever you want to point”.
Faramir, eyes closed, turned round and round until he felt on the point of dizziness
“There”, he said, squinting into the sun, “that point, stretching out into the sea.”
“Good… just let me tie my point,” Boromir re-knotted the lace in his doublet.
“I don’t see this as the day's high-point,” Faramir growled.
“Two intersecting lines make a point… and we have to prove a point, that we can easily read Uncle’s map.”