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Spiced Wine
11/18/17 01:15 pm
It would be strange watching any adaption for me, so used to fanfic, lol. I would be keep thinking of the pairings I read and scratching me head :D
Narya
11/18/17 11:16 am
I'd really love to see Celebrimbor and Annatar in the Second Age...and maybe Gil-Galad too...although it would be weird seeing him without his Istelion! ;-)
Spiced Wine
11/18/17 10:51 am
Not the Silmarillion, that would be a separate agreement if it happened at all, but the Appendices are open it seems
Narya
11/18/17 10:27 am
I'm always baffled by what is and isn't on the table, rights-wise, but if Christopher T has resigned, does that mean we could get an adaptation of the Silm (or parts of it)?
Spiced Wine
11/15/17 01:29 pm
Article on The One Ring.net - Christopher Tolkien has resigned as director of the Tolkien Estate. This could change 'everything' to quote.
Spiced Wine
11/14/17 10:38 am
I got the news from his Facebook, lol, he was very excited!
NelyafinweFeanorion
11/14/17 12:38 am
Royd Tolkien just confirmed it on his twitter account. No details other than that.
Spiced Wine
11/13/17 10:29 pm
I should think they'll have actors falling over themselves for this. If it's done well the fandom will go boom!
Spiced Wine
11/13/17 10:28 pm
The One Ring.net is a good place to get the latest.
Naledi
11/13/17 09:41 pm
I found the link. It all seems very vague atm. I look forward to hearing more once they've got news on story, etc.
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The Lament Of Glorfindel by WindSurfBabe

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I can hear them dying still

Hear their cries against my will

Smoke and fire

Dark desire

Sold out Gondolin
.

Wind is howling in my ears

Dries away my salty tears

Tall I stand

Sword in my hand

Above Gondolin
.

Demon breath has scorched my skin

Wiped out all my friends and kin

Last ones dying

Crawling, trying

Fleeing Gondolin
.

Handle slippery with blood

From whose wound this crimson flood

Steals the life

In pain and strife

Of ruined Gondolin
.

There's no need for my defence

My resistance makes no sense

I will fall

Before the walls

Of fair Gondolin
.

Maeglin, I curse your name

And this beast of shade and flame

Final blow

My blood will flow

Farewell, Gondolin
.

Born again in Arda changed

To these times I feel estranged

Silent trees

No hope to seize

After Gondolin
.

You, my friend, are brave and wise

Naked truth before your eyes

Every breath

Is Elven death

I leave for Gondolin.
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