The Tower of the Cunning Mind: 6. Cutting Remark

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6. Cutting Remark

Cutting Remark

             "You stink of horse!"  Well, it was true—Gríma reeked of the beasts.  But, then, what could one expect, considering his position in Théoden's court and the typical Rohirric attitude of near worship for the creatures.

            How he wished he could cut his ties with the pathetic Man!  But, for one intent on guiding those of Middle Earth to a new era of peace and prosperity, he had learned he couldn't be choosy when making alliances.

            He continued with the ritual of cutting a lock of his own hair to add to the materials already within the spiked kettle.

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: Larner

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - The Stewards

Genre: Drama

Rating: General

Last Updated: 08/11/11

Original Post: 07/03/11

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