Fandoms: The Silmarillion and other histories of Middle-Earth - J. R. R. Tolkien, TOLKIEN J. R. R. - Works & Related Fandoms
21 Mar 2019
“I have come into being, and I have died, and I have come into being again. I have been blessed by Uinen of the Water, a servant of Ulmo and of Nienna. And I would tread the paths of your halls again, for the one that I love, who resides deep here.”
Fingon has neither Orpheus nor Lúthien's voice - but he will not be kept from his lover by anything, even death.
- Part 1 of Katabasis
Fandoms: TOLKIEN J. R. R. - Works & Related Fandoms, The Silmarillion and other histories of Middle-Earth - J. R. R. Tolkien
12 Apr 2019
He has been told of elves drowned or frozen to death on the Helcaraxë, elves lost in battle, elves taken by Morgoth, many of them his kin, the nieces and nephews he had remembered bright and young, his own brothers, his sister. May they find peace, he prays each time. May it not be my children.
Finarfin never thought he would be king. He has been on no such physical journey as Odysseus, but his family have - and in the Halls of Vaire, there is is a weaver who can give him news of them.
- Part 2 of Katabasis