I lire formenya coireo: 1. The song of northern spring

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1. The song of northern spring

With splinters razor-sharp of frozen ice
Your pupils shouldn't be so summer-warm,
But tension of the questions you were asked,
Has split the glass and it is melting on.

Cold gloomy north backs out as the freeze,
The wonderland is greeting sunny spring.
And set on solid horns of a northern beast,
A string of bow has begun to sing.

It trembles, stretched above the precipice
Of both the worlds: of flame and icy stone.
Like a living creature, not an iron piece ,
And seemed to me to sing for me alone.

And cold of endless nights does retreat.
By breath of music darkness has been split.

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: Winterborn

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 2nd Age - Pre-Rings

Genre: Poetry

Rating: General

Last Updated: 11/10/06

Original Post: 11/10/06

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