Tolkien Fan Fiction Home Tolkien Fan FictionAll the tales of the Valar and the Elves are so knit together that one may scarce expound any one without needing to set forth the whole of their great history.
To Show His Quality
  Post A Review  Printer Friendly  Help


Out of Doubt, Out of Dark

For the "Swimming" prompt.


He is sure there was fire: remembers burning, and acrid smoke. But now hes sunk in deep, deep water, far down, crushed by weight and darkness.

Did the great wave come at last? And then: Am I dead?...

Somewhere far off, dimly, theres light and a voice, faint at first; suddenly he wants, above all, to reach them. The current pulls him away he struggles, swimming against the tide

It calls his name, this voice never before heard yet somehow always known. At last, he opens his eyes.

My lord, you called me. I come. What does the king command?


(Faramir's first words to Aragorn are a direct lift from the text of RoTK)


Post A Review

Report this chapter for abuse of site guidelines. (Opens new window)

A Mike Kellner Web Site
Tolkien Characters, Locations, & Artifacts © Tolkien Estate & Designated Licensees - All Rights Reserved
Stories & Other Content © The Respective Authors - All Rights Reserved
Software & Design © 2003 - 2018 Michael G Kellner All Rights Reserved
Hosted by:Raven Studioz