All these hands: 4. Lover's hands

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4. Lover's hands

He is a mortal, with faults and flaws. He speaks powerful words of wisdom, yet he stutters with words of love.

He is not perfect; his hands would be of greater use working the seas, than wresting a jewel from hell’s crown.

He does not dress as a prince of Men. His helm is no Dragon-helm; it is not renowned or feared. His he found at Nevrast, with his sword and shield.

His hand does not hold authority; his hands are not clean from hard work. His hands are lover’s hands; his hands wipe away tears.

His hand holds mine.

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: Elithien

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: 1st Age

Genre: General

Rating: General

Last Updated: 11/21/03

Original Post: 11/06/03

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