Five Elements: 5. Spirit: Sam

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5. Spirit: Sam

In later years, when the pain and joy and loss had faded from long review, he found he could make no song of what he had learned in those dark days. It became the one story he could not tell the children gathering by his knee, or the dear heart always by his side. Nor were there words which fit the carefull marshalling of names and dates in the Book. Sometimes he slipped outside and looked up, feeling no need to speak of what had made him, found long ago in the light of the stars, fierce, steadfast and eternal.

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: JulesRaven

Status: General

Completion: Work in Progress

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 09/10/07

Original Post: 03/31/05

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Five Elements

Larner - 14 Sep 07 - 4:47 AM

Ch. 5: Spirit: Sam

No, no need for explaining fully.  Lovely, gentle thoughts of one who was tempered by greatest adversity and who's known his own strength now.

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Inspiring Drabbles - 15 stories - Owner: Elena Tiriel
Elena Tiriel's favorite drabbles (vignettes of precisely 100 words), drabble multiples, or drabble series from Tolkien fanfic; a very personal and eclectic list of drabbles at HASA that have touched me in some way. See Inspiring Stories for a list of favorite stories of other types.
Included because: A moving series of drabbles, each unique, about the five elements and how each uniquely epitomizes one of Tolkien's characters.

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