Daughters of Oromë: 9. The Grasses' Sigh

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9. The Grasses' Sigh

Eastfold Settlement
October 3, 3017


O wind, carry the burden of our lament
O drums, throb for the heart that beats no more
O pipes, chant our loss to the skies
O grasses, bend in sorrow

Warrior of the plains, may your spirit run with the horses

The sun will not shine so fair with the loss of your bright eyes

You have departed these fair grounds to join your brethren in the skies,
newest star in the heavens

At twilight we will know that you gaze down on us, brave Frithlíc, Son of Frithmund

Your name will be forever whispered in the winds through the grasses in our lands


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.

Story Information

Author: Thevina Finduilas

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: Multi-Age

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/03/04

Original Post: 03/14/03

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