The good will of all good men

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Faramir's thoughts in the time between letting Frodo and Sam go in Ithilien and riding out from Minas Tirith to defend Osgiliath against the Enemy's onslaught. - written for Anglachel's birthday 2011

 

 

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Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 The good will of all good men 1,760 3 04 Aug 11
Appx. Word Count 1,760 3  
 

 

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The good will of all good men

Raksha The Demon - 08 Oct 11 - 5:08 AM

General Comment

A very interesting take on Faramir's fateful decision and its consequences.  I always thought that Faramir had been given more latitude, as commander in Ithilien, to decide strangers' fates, but it could well be that the decree was absolute.  I'm not sure whether it was the law of the land, or a recent ordered in response to the rising threat of Sauron and the  proximity of Ithilien to the Ephel Duath and Mordor...

You convey Faramir's determination and increasing weariness very well.


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Story Information

Author: Nath

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 08/04/11

Original Post: 08/04/11

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