Burdens: 6. Faith, Memories, Vengeance

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6. Faith, Memories, Vengeance

Tasariel carried faith.

In Tirion, her heart was set afire by Fëanáro's impassioned words. Yes! she thought. In Endórë, we can rule by our own rights, and not as thralls to the gods!

At Alqualondë, her devotion remained unshaken. For Lord Fëanáro! she cried, even as her parents were cut down in the madness.

But at the Helcaraxë she is betrayed. I believed in you, she thinks numbly, seeing the horizon flush an unnatural crimson. I trusted you…

Now Tasariel carries memories of her mother's eyes, her father's safe embrace, and the faith that once blinded her to all else.

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: Meril

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: Time of the Trees

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 01/18/09

Original Post: 11/15/05

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