Vain Songs, The: 9. Glass, Cut: VIII

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9. Glass, Cut: VIII

The door is shut, the window un-sees,
The utter white falls into place
as they begin reaching out to each other

in the mingled light
of questions and answers
left to be settled
by a hand on a hand, that says


and Maedhros learns anew the meaning of glass
as it was meant
Wrapped in long hair, he knows
that he is a flame,
and this is a storm
and Fingon –
transparent, cloudless Fingon will
surround him, and protect him, and hallow him.

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: Ëarmírë

Status: Reviewed

Completion: Work in Progress

Era: 1st Age

Genre: Poetry

Rating: Adult

Last Updated: 07/14/04

Original Post: 08/02/03

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