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The Silmarillion


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Leavings by Honesty

The One Ring and the sundering of bonds between elves and men. A compelling story with solid characterisations

[Added 18/10/2002; Drama; 20,000-50,000; The Silmarillion; Characters: Elrond, Isildur, Cirdan, Glorfindel, Thranduil, Minor, OCs]

Of Durin and Kibil-nâla by Mantida

'When Durin awoke from the sleep the Maker laid him, the world was still young, and the light unsullied.' A beautiful little vignette with an unexpected answer to one of the fandom's more commonly asked questions

[Added 26/06/2004; Drama; 1000-2500; The Silmarillion; Characters: Durin, Cirdan, OCs]

Unless it Be by Deborah

One elf's love for the sea. A well-structured and elegantly-written vignette

[Added 18/10/2002; Character Piece; 1000-2500; The Silmarillion; Characters: Cirdan, Ossë]