Short, Occasionally Sweet: 3. Beauty in the Light (OC Dwarf)

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3. Beauty in the Light (OC Dwarf)

Clear blue draws the eye into depths unguessable. A white-hot flaming mass too bright to look upon lurks at the edge of vision, bringing heat and light into the dark, glowing until it fades to red and grey. Showers of stars throb and pulse rhythmically, scattering light wantonly across the dome above to illumine soft darkness. Water hisses and patters as it quenches the built up heat and brings forth strength and form. Aye, there is light here, too, and beauty my hands wrench from fallow ore. When your travels are over, Gimli son of Gloin, come back to me.

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: Gwynnyd

Status: General

Completion: Ongoing Serial

Era: Multi-Age

Genre: General

Rating: General

Last Updated: 01/08/09

Original Post: 11/16/04

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