Formerly 'Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire': 1. The One Ring GLowing by an Open Fire

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1. The One Ring GLowing by an Open Fire

Formerly "Chestnuts Roasting by an Open Fire"

The One ring glowing by an open fire…
Nasguls nipping at your toes
Terrifying screams, stating things are so dire
And Hobbits dressed up in travel clothes

Everybody knows that Sauron wants that damn One ring…
That's why we're here, in this dreadful plight
Then there's Strider, with his pipe all aglow…
We'll find it hard to sleep tonight

We know that Gandalf's on his way
But he's late and in Bree we can no longer stay
'Cause ev'ry moment here we all might die
So with the Ranger we'll leave town and fly

And so I'm offering this simple phrase
To the wizard who really missed his cue,
Although it's been said many times, many ways
"Get your ass in gear you shrew…."

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: elizabeth wyeth

Status: General

Completion: Complete

Era: 3rd Age - Ring War

Genre: Humor

Rating: General

Last Updated: 10/31/03

Original Post: 12/12/02

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