I'm A Believer!

Beregond's Prayer standing on watch

Story Summary

Poem on Beregond, Bergil, and ‘Courage under fire’ including an essay on Tolkien's view on Middle Earth faith.
This poem was written after a HA-discussion with Dwimordene about ‘Courage under Fire’ with respect to Aristotle’s notion of a 'fine death in war'. I thank Dwimordene for the permission to use in the notes some of her words.
As a prayer it is entered into the HASA challenge I'm a believer

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Updated
1 Beregond’s Prayer 401 29 Oct 10
2 Background of the poem 577 29 Oct 10
3 Writing process 556 29 Oct 10
Appx. Word Count 1,534  

Challenge Entries by elanor of aquitania

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Challenge Type Title Entered
Movieverse Essays Challenge Closed Movie!Faramir’s lost honour December 10, 2005
Son of Ecthelion Closed Denethor - mementos April 08, 2005
I'm A Believer! Closed Beregond's Prayer standing on watch September 10, 2004
Life and Times of the Orcs Oliphaunt On the Origin of Orcs September 06, 2004
HASA 2005 Birthday Challenge Closed Galrivnil – a Gondorian fairy-tale August 27, 2004

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Story Information

Author: elanor of aquitania

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Rating: General

Last Updated: 11/18/04

Original Post: 09/09/04

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