All Good Beasts

Sweet Meat

Story Summary

"Shelob was gone; and whether she lay long in her lair, nursing her malice and her misery, and in slow years of darkness healed herself from within, rebuilding her clustered eyes, until with hunger like death she spun once more her dreadful snares in the glens of the Mountains of Shadow, this tale does not tell." (LOTR, book IV, chapter X)

Here, then, is the untold tale of Shelob after her encounter with Sam. Her hunger is great, but she is good at waiting, and there are many footfalls along her dark tunnels these days...

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Updated
1 Sweet Meat 962 12 Aug 03
Appx. Word Count 962  

Challenge Entries by Ijemanja

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Challenge Type Title Entered
All Good Beasts Closed Sweet Meat August 10, 2003
Betrothed Closed Disreputable Took, A April 10, 2003
How Do I Love Thee Challenge Closed Sonnet to the White Lady, A March 24, 2003
Mary Sue Challenge Closed Sister, Daughter March 09, 2003

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Author: Ijemanja

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Rating: General

Last Updated: 08/29/03

Original Post: 08/04/03

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