Perfect Match, The

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Story Summary

It’s corny, it’s clichéd, it’s cricket! It’s Frodo, it’s Samwise, it’s First Time!

Cricket is just baseball on Valium (Robin Williams)
Baseball is merely hyperactive cricket (Tiriel).
Village cricket is so essentially English that it just has to be a hobbit preoccupation! If you think you need to know, a few pointers to the rules and terminology are appended; I have tried to make it accurate, but, as you may have surmised, this isn’t really about cricket…

Hobbitslash and therefore completely AU. Mithril Awards 2004 - Best alternate universe or crossover - COMMENDED



Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 Before 3,932 0 25 Jan 04
2 During 2,855 0 24 Jul 04
3 After 3,378 0 24 Jul 04
Appx. Word Count 10,165 0  



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Perfect Match, The

Eirene - 20 Mar 09 - 6:02 AM

General Comment

Ho, ho, hot! Excuse me while I scoop up my melted brain.

Your prose is very engaging, whether it's narrating a cricket game, poetically describing a garden at dawn, or revealing to a breathless reader the intimacy of two who have wanted each other for a very long time.

Great characterisation, fun plot and satisfying ending. :D

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Story Information

Author: Tiriel

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Romance

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 08/05/04

Original Post: 01/25/04

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Frodo Baggins
Meriadoc Brandybuck
Pippin (Peregrin I) Took
Samwise Gamgee

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