An Exciting Drabble Challenge

Truly Exposed

1. Truly Exposed

He loves best those nights when Nenya lays hidden; when cold metal does not burn his skin.

His hands first claimed me in Doriath that was. A squeeze, a trailed finger, and I longed to feel him closer. Daeron's fingers coaxed no sweeter music from lute than Celeborn's from me.

Matters of state pull us apart tonight, but a hand on my shoulder, a thumb venturing below his rich velvet collar, remind us of what may come later. 'Tis all we now require.

Tonight I shall lay aside Nenya. I too love best when his warm hands engulf my own.

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.


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Author: Marta

Status: Beta

Completion: Complete

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 09/13/05

Original Post: 09/13/05

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