Midsummer drabbles: 2. Sultry Nights (Aragorn)

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2. Sultry Nights (Aragorn)

Midsummer's sultry heat is not as oppressive in the rarefied air of the Citadel. Breezes cool sweat slicked skin and lift tickling strands of hair from off sticky limbs where it lies tangled. Long dark hair catches between them and pulls.

"Your permission, lady?" he queries softly, as he gently unwraps the hair and smoothes flyaway ends back from a beloved face.

She stirs sleepily under his gentle hands and smiles, completely relaxed. He slips his arms under her soft shoulders and hugs her closer to him.

"I don't wish to go to bed, ada. I'm not tired at all."

InstaDrabble words:

Midsummer, permission, wishes, complete, sultry

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: Multi-Age

Genre: General

Rating: General

Last Updated: 06/23/05

Original Post: 06/23/05

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