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1. Gone Hunting

Gone Hunting

The Fellowship made camp among the holly trees and, while Aragorn and Boromir walked off in search of game, Gimli took out the whetstone to sharpen his axe. The sound of stone against metal soothed him, unlike the crude sound of the ranger's singing some elven song. He had often heard people speak of the elven songs with high regard – obviously, they had not heard this ranger's singing.

In the past, every time someone spoke of rangers, Gimli thought of stealth and noiseless grace. Not anymore. Aragorn had probably scared all forest life in miles around them.

Obviously, those hares were deaf.


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: Werecat

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Humor

Rating: General

Last Updated: 01/19/06

Original Post: 01/04/06

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Gone Hunting

fliewatuet - 24 Jan 06 - 1:25 PM

Ch. 1: Gone Hunting

Either Gimli has a different taste of music than everyone else, or Aragorn's musical qualities (among others) have been highly overrated. Whatever the case, your drabble explores a compeleteley unexpected point of view, which had me laughing out loud *grin*

Gone Hunting

Werecat - 25 Jan 06 - 7:42 AM

Ch. 1: Gone Hunting

Hi,  Fliewatuet,

and thanks for reading. I'm glad you liked it. :) The idea on this originated from another story of mine, as an attempt to explore the many differences in the peoples of Arda.

Thanks again,

Werecat


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