Sonnets of the Gondolindrim: 1. Author's note

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1. Author's note

Front quote by Oscar Wilde from "The Ballad of Reading Gaol."

Within the following four sonnets, I tried to portray the feelings that Maeglin undergoes and how he views Idril after his arrival in Gondolin. The sonnets begin with his first being enchanted by the golden light of Idril, and ends with his dark thoughts while being tormented by Morgoth.

Please feel free to proffer any reviews or suggestions for me; I really would like some feedback.

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.

Story Information

Author: Nerdanel

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Complete

Era: 1st Age

Genre: Poetry

Rating: General

Last Updated: 06/25/04

Original Post: 07/28/03

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