1. Rumors of War
“There was a moment I believed he would do something rash - ride east; throw his life away to show his worth.”
“You should have trusted him,” the other replied. “His feelings come easily to the surface, but it is his head that rules in the end. We are fortunate to have him, especially now…”
They knocked, pausing for a deep breath before carrying the dark news inside.
"Prince Faramir... the Wainriders have taken the Morannon. Your father and brother have both fallen."
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