It Was A Dark And Stormy Night

Darkness of the Dark Land, The

1. The Darkness of the Dark Land

The darkness loomed over the land like a dirty, super-sized shirt that is put on top of a laundry basket. Two small, not-very-dark figures could be seen walking amidst the ruined ruins that were all that was left of land because of the darkness that was in the dark land.

Suddenly, on of the small figures who had been carrying the other small figure stopped. “Mr. Frodo, I won’t do your work for you anymore,” The small figure said to the other small figure, who was now sobbing uncontrollably because of the darkness of the dark land.

“Bu—But, Sam!” The other small figure said to the first small figure. “Who will do my laundry then? And—And who will carry me, and feel sorry for me, and give up their food for me, and--” It was too late. The small figure was walking away from the small figure back into the darkness of the dark land.

This is a work of fan fiction, written because the author has an abiding love for the works of J R R Tolkien. The characters, settings, places, and languages used in this work are the property of the Tolkien Estate, Tolkien Enterprises, and possibly New Line Cinema, except for certain original characters who belong to the author of the said work. The author will not receive any money or other remuneration for presenting the work on this archive site. The work is the intellectual property of the author, is available solely for the enjoyment of Henneth Annûn Story Archive readers, and may not be copied or redistributed by any means without the explicit written consent of the author.


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Author: Cold Like Fire

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Rating: General

Last Updated: 06/04/04

Original Post: 05/05/04

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