Captain and the King, The

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Story Summary

AU story - Saruman believes Isildur's Heir is carrying the Ring, so he sends his orcs to capture the Men of the Fellowship. Aragorn and Boromir are taken prisoner at Parth Galen.

Print versions of this story are available from Carolyn at: cgolledge@tac.com.au

Mithril Awards Finalist 2003 - Best alternate universe or crossover
 

 

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Com. Updated
1 A Journey into Darkness 3,620 0 02 Jul 02
2 The Plains of Rohan 5,541 0 02 Jul 02
3 Uglúk's Battle 3,282 0 02 Jul 02
4 Alliances 5,361 0 02 Jul 02
5 The White Hand 5,279 0 02 Jul 02
6 Night over Isengard 9,894 0 02 Jul 02
7 Princely Baggage 7,377 0 02 Jul 02
8 Fugitives 8,517 0 02 Jul 02
9 Enemy at the Gates - Part I 7,860 0 19 Aug 02
10 Enemy at the Gates - Part II 2,199 0 19 Aug 02
11 An Uneasy Peace - Part I 7,635 0 19 Aug 02
12 An Uneasy Peace - Part II 6,580 0 19 Aug 02
13 Night Whispers - Part I 8,881 0 19 Aug 02
14 Night Whispers - Part II 4,547 0 19 Aug 02
15 Look to the East 6,082 0 19 Aug 02
16 Out of Doubt, Out of Dark - Part I 5,077 0 11 Sep 02
17 Out of Doubt, Out of Dark - Part II 4,728 0 11 Sep 02
18 To the Day's Rising - Part I 9,647 0 09 Oct 02
19 To the Day's Rising - Part II 4,067 0 09 Oct 02
20 Once More Unto the Breach - Part I 5,346 0 12 Nov 02
21 Once More Unto the Breach - Part II 5,587 0 12 Nov 02
22 The White Tree 7,689 0 04 Jan 03
23 Fellowship - Part I 5,747 0 10 Mar 03
24 Fellowship - Part II 5,998 0 10 Mar 03
25 The Road Goes Ever On and On 2,311 0 10 Mar 03
26 Epilogue: The Last Steward 3,154 0 10 Mar 03
Appx. Word Count 152,006 0  
 

 

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Captain and the King, The

Agape4Gondor - 20 Mar 07 - 6:19 AM

General Comment

Hello, PlasticChevy,

The randomizer has picked your story for today and was I glad. This is undoubtedly the BEST AU ever written, IMHO.

The story is so incredibly tense, taut, and totally real. The characters are perfect.

Bravo!

Agape


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Story Information

Author: plasticChevy

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Drama

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 03/15/04

Original Post: 07/02/02

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Aragorn II
Boromir
Faramir
Fellowship of the Ring, The
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Halbarad
Imrahil
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