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Spiced Wine
08/21/18 10:24 am
I am nit surprised, Narya, they were wonderful ideas
08/20/18 11:58 pm
It's literally just for the exchange, there's no expectation on anyone else to write anything for it :) I'll leave it up though. I gave myself some ideas when I was writing it, tbh...
Spiced Wine
08/20/18 10:49 pm
I don’t think yours are ‘out there’, just quite deep :)
Spiced Wine
08/20/18 10:49 pm
Or if I am over with her and the internet there is often spotty
Spiced Wine
08/20/18 10:47 pm
But at some point. Sometimes I write in the hospital if I am waiting for Mum, but often I can’t get internet so I just do some writing
Spiced Wine
08/20/18 10:47 pm
Well, if you keep your letter up, Narya, I can look at it, and see if I get any ideas, I don’t mean for this exchange
08/20/18 10:00 pm
And in all fairness, the only obligation on the writer/artist is to produce something with the characters matched on and avoid DNWs, not to follow the prompts and worldbuilding tags.
08/20/18 09:59 pm
Some of mine are a bit out there, I doubt I'll get matched on any of the obscure stuff.
08/20/18 09:56 pm
Oh gosh, Spiced, I wouldn't expect you to <3 you have so much going on! Although it was your wonderful Coldagnir who prompted me to ask for original Balrog characters ;)
Spiced Wine
08/20/18 09:30 pm
Your requests were interesting though, Narya, a bit beyond me, though!
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Legolas arrives in Minas Tirith expecting a joyful reunion with his friends. Instead he finds tension, prejudice, and insurrection. A story of the betrayal of a friend and a family devided.

Rating: General Audiences
Category: Fiction
Characters: Aragorn, Arwen, Eldarion, Elladan, Elrohir, Legolas, OFC
Content: Angst, Hurt/Comfort
Challenge: None
Series: None
Chapter: 18 Completed: No
Words: 39683 Read: 3188
Published: May 06, 2018 Updated: July 02, 2018

Story notes:

This is a direct sequel to “Fire Dancing Upon Our Souls” but having said that I do not think you need to have read that first to understand this. The only important information I think you need to know is that a few years previous Legolas suffered a serious injury in Minas Tirith. (A wall fell on him) 

The title is taken from a quote by Martin Luther King 

“I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality”


The inspiration for this particular story? What we see happening right now in present day USA. 

1. Chapter 1 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 4] (2054 words)

Two chapters posted for starters

2. Chapter 2 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (1961 words)

3. Chapter 3 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (2033 words)

4. Chapter 4 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2154 words)

5. Chapter 5 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (2436 words)

6. Chapter 6 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (2055 words)

7. Chapter 7 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2309 words)

The accident Eldarion refers to right at the beginning of this chapter happened in “Fire Dancing Upon Our Souls” 

8. Chapter 8 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (2266 words)

9. Chapter 9 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 4] (2102 words)

10. Chapter 10 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (3450 words)

11. Chapter 11 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2367 words)

12. Chapter 12 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2545 words)

13. Chapter 13 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2048 words)

14. Chapter 14 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2591 words)

15. Chapter 15 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 3] (1881 words)

16. Chapter 16 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 4] (2603 words)

17. Chapter 17 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (2766 words)

18. Chapter 18 by cheekybeak [Reviews - 2] (62 words)