22. Sudden Spring
For the LiveJournal tolkien_weekly "Water: Ice and Snow" challenge.
Now mere moon-rounds later I see her joy unfolding beneath the sun, basking in her Steward's love, and I am baffled by the swift season-changes of Mortal hearts; yet I cannot but be glad for this maiden who is cold and pale no more.
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