Eärengil's drabbles: 3. A non-Aragorn Arwen

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3. A non-Aragorn Arwen

For Forodwaith, a birthday drabble
A/N: "tinu" means "little star", "bright star".


“Yes, tinu?”

“Why do the smelly visitors have broken ears?”

“Broken ears, tinu?” Elrond wisely decided to leave the smelly bit alone for now. Trust children to be honest though!

“Yes, they’re all round, and they jump all scared when you say hello.”
“Well, tinu, that’s because they are the other children of The One.”

“Other children, Ada?”

“Yes. Remember when we read about the Edain? Eru wanted them to be different, so he gave them other ears.”


Her questions answered, his tinu went back to play. Elrond briefly wondered for how long answers like this would satisfy.

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: Eärengil

Status: General

Completion: Work in Progress

Era: Multi-Age

Genre: Other

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/27/05

Original Post: 03/27/05

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