Demon – Denethor POV – 2 of 2
In which Denethor understands what is left for him to do.
Some promises should never be made.
Fall – Denethor POV – 1 of 2
In which the year and fate both turn into the fall.
Finduilas gives Denethor a last gift – her time.
Denethor POV – 1 of 2
In which Denethor cannot allow himself to question whether it will be enough, nor to consider what is missing.
Faramir joins the family and, for a very brief moment, everything seems to be moving in the right direction.
This chapter takes place over almost a year’s time span, from Faramir’s birth in early July 2983 through late May, 2984. I also toss in a little climate change commentary.
Exchange – Denethor POV – 2 of 2
In which Denethor must enter into a number of exchanges to get what he needs – words, thoughts, lessons, promises, kisses, vows, blows and confessions. Some given, some taken, all have their price.
Halmir and Beregar should compare notes on how to deal with irritating headstrong relatives. Or they should just observe Brandir. When the Fool decides to stop fooling around, even Denethor steps lightly.