19. A Line Unbroken
Today's Challenge (Day 19): Write a story or create a piece of artwork centred on meetings or reunions.
"This way." Elrond leads Legolas under an archway, stepping back discreetly as they reach a sunlit courtyard.
The Elf who rises in greeting is a fraction taller, the nose a little more hawklike, but otherwise... he looks into a mirror. Legolas gasps.
"I did tell you, Oropher, that he was always said to favour you more than Thranduil," Elrond observes smiling.
Legolas drops to one knee, bows his head; but his grandfather draws him to his feet and into a fierce embrace.
"Welcome. Welcome, my grandson!" He frowns. "Now – what is all this about a Dwarf?"
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