What's in a Name...?: 1. What's in a Name..?

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1. What's in a Name..?

“Aragorn!” Arwen’s lip curls in distaste as she answers Elladan. “Yes, of course I remember him.”

Flinty grey eyes with a predatory look. A hard mouth that leered, gathering spittle, when he watched her. Hands seeking to grab and hold, hips grinding into her.

Too dignified to struggle, she had stared unflinchingly, hoping the contempt in her eyes lashed him.

“It was meant to be.” The hot wet feel of his breath against her ear disgusted her. “Our sons will be kings.”

Killed young by wolves: a just fate.

“Why would Arathorn choose that name for his son?” she queries.

Aragorn I † 2327
Aragorn I, it is said, was slain by wolves,
Appendix A, Lord of the Rings

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: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - The Stewards

Genre: Romance

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/14/05

Original Post: 03/14/05

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What's in a Name...?

Eilenach - 04 Apr 07 - 9:42 AM

Ch. 1: What's in a Name..?

Oh, very clever and very well done!  You had me completely befuddled until your historical reference at the end!

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