Nine For Mortal Men: 5. Chrysoprase

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5. Chrysoprase

Rising from the depths, everything changes.

 Black becomes green becomes blue…

 Sunrise greets me like a long-lost lover, but I hide my gaze from it lest it distract me from my mission.

 Too many years have I lain in silence- too many years have I slept my dreamless sleep.

 My lord demands my presence- I obey.

 No longer am I man and meat- now I am shadow and silence.

 Once I should have gloried in such- now I wish only to return to my Lord, to reunite my Ring with its fellows...

 I flicker through the air- invisible, insidious…


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: Aruthir

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: Multi-Age

Genre: General

Rating: General

Last Updated: 06/26/13

Original Post: 06/26/13

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