Ch. 85 – Demon

Demon – Denethor POV – 2 of 2

In which Denethor understands what is left for him to do.


Some promises should never be made.

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Ch. 83 – Lost

Lost – Finduilas POV – 1 of 1

In which fate and free will, pride and faith, and the solace of eternity are addressed.


Why do the Powers insist that the Children are in need of redemption?

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Ch. 71 – Havens

Havens – Denethor POV – 3 of 4

In which Denethor and others look for places for their minds, hearts and bodies to be at peace.


Mr. Snarly continues to be happy, but I think he knows it is not anything he can count on.

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Ch. 66 – Speculation

Speculation – Finduilas POV – 2 of 2

In which Finduilas is really fed up with people looking at her.


Now that the initial shock of being spied upon (and almost seized) by Sauron has worn off, Finduilas is out for answers. And to take advantage of the situation, like any self-respecting ruler would.

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Ch. 65 – Recovery

Recovery – Finduilas POV – 1 of 2

In which Finduilas understands that he wants her back.


There is a lot of recovery going on. Recovering from a season of war, from Thorongil’s departure, and from the threat of civil war. There is also recovering lost ground, usurped territory, and over-extended expectations. Most of all, there is recovering from the damage that this has inflicted on the hearts and psyches of the survivors.

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Ch. 56 – Patrimony

Patrimony – Denethor POV – 1 of 1

In which Denethor is confronted by most of his kin and cannot find forgiveness.


The rest of the clan wanted to get in on the fun, and the alleged bastard half-brother also decides to make Denethor’s life difficult. At least Thorongil isn’t trying to kill him.

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