The Illgotten Son

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Story Summary

Aredhel, princess of the Noldor, gets lost in the forest of Nan Elmoth and is forced to marry Eöl, the Dark Elf. Bound by an oath of revenge, she lives on to bear his son, and tries to make him hate his father. Silmarillion/ HoME-based story. Warning: rape and incest themes.


Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 Prelude: Not Unwilling. 1,665 0 20 Nov 06
2 Chapter One: Trapped in Darkness. 3,916 0 05 Nov 06
3 Chapter Two: Turmoil, First Part: Maeglin. 1,443 0 19 Nov 06
4 Chapter Three: The Truth. 2,380 0 19 Nov 06
5 Chapter Four: Turmoil, Second Part: Eöl. 3,000 0 19 Nov 06
6 Chapter Five: No Regret. 1,761 0 05 Nov 06
7 Chapter Six: Leaving It All Far Behind. 2,715 0 20 Nov 06
8 Chapter Seven: Freedom. 2,696 0 20 Nov 06
9 Chapter Eight: To Ache and To Burn. 3,089 0 20 Nov 06
10 Chapter Nine: Rain (or, Turmoil, Third Part: Aredhel.) 1,494 0 20 Nov 06
11 Chapter Ten: The Hidden City. 3,330 0 20 Nov 06
12 Chapter Eleven: A Shadow. 1,706 0 20 Nov 06
13 Chapter Twelve: The Precipice 2,590 0 20 Nov 06
14 Epilogue: The Fall 676 1 20 Nov 06
Appx. Word Count 32,461 1  



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Story Information

Author: Maeve Riannon

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 1st Age

Genre: Drama

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 12/23/06

Original Post: 10/25/02

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