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I think you misunderstand Faramir. He was daunted by his father: not only in the ordinary way of a family with a stern proud father of great force of character, but as a Númenorian before the chief of the one surviving Númenorian state. He was motherless and sisterless (Éowyn was also motherless), and had a ‘bossy’ brother. He had been accustomed to giving way and not giving his own opinions air, while retaining a power of command among men, such as a man may obtain who is evidently personally courageous and decisive, but also modest, fair-minded and scrupulously just, and very merciful. I think he understood Éowyn very well.

Letter 244, The letters of JRR Tolkien

 

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bullet Forging Hope by Ellie Last Updated: 4/16/2014
After suffering heavy losses in battle during the War of Wrath, King Arafinwë temporarily succombs to despair with dire consequences for himself and his army. Many thanks to Alassiel and Fiondil for the beta. This story is for both of you :-)
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 8 Published: 2/25/2014
bullet You Can Lead a Took to Water by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/16/2014
(Continuation of a birthday mathom, for your reading pleasure.) Young Pippin performs an heroic rescue, returns a favour, and makes a friend.
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 7 Published: 1/19/2010
bullet Thain Peregrin I: the First Days by Garnet Took Last Updated: 4/15/2014
Pippin's first few days as Thain were an exciting and challenging time for him, his assistant, his family and his friends. This is a look at how he survived that time to go on to become the best Thain the Shire had ever seen.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 11 Published: 3/16/2014
bullet The Proposition by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/15/2014
How did the Thain recruit spies from outside the Tookland, to help keep the Tookland free in the time of the ruffians? Companion story to The Rescue. Thanks, Dreamflower, for looking it over!
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 10 Published: 2/20/2014
bullet Tiny Tales by shirebound Last Updated: 4/14/2014
Short ficlets written for quick challenges or inspiring posts on Livejournal. The prompt for each challenge can be found at the top of each drabble or short scene. A mix of book- and movie-verse.
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 12 Published: 2/18/2011
bullet 'Til Death Do Us Part by Haleth Last Updated: 4/14/2014
An Elf and a down at the heels mortal woman continue their trek across Middle-earth. Chapter 42. Inglor decides to land somewhere else.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 42 Published: 2/20/2010
bullet Thain by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/14/2014
Paladin Took was a farmer's son; his grandfather had left the Great Smials, renouncing the life of the Great Smials Tooks, and the succession to the Thainship. He was never meant to be Thain, no more than was Bucca of the Marish... New "Pippin" chapter posted: in honour of Larner's birthday, with a guest appearance by Frodo for your consideration
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 43 Published: 6/16/2004
bullet Estel - Hope by Laikwalâssê Last Updated: 4/14/2014
Elrond thought that after the abduction of his wife and her departure there could be no increase in sorrow – he was sorely mistaken…….
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 2 Published: 4/9/2014
bullet Elf Academy 3: The Enemy Within by Fiondil Last Updated: 4/14/2014
Having survived the turmoil of the previous year, the Elves and their Mortal friends look forward to a New Year with hope and anticipation, but all is not rosy and many challenges still lie ahead. As always, many thanks to my beta-moms, Alassiel and Ellie.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 31 Published: 12/28/2013
bullet Beneath Strange Stars by Larner Last Updated: 4/14/2014
A new series that goes beyond the Fellowship and its times.
Rating: PG-13 Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 10 Published: 11/4/2010
bullet When Winter Fell by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/14/2014
An echo from the past: During the "Fell Winter" young Bilbo finds aid and insight in his great-grandfather's memories of the Long Winter. Warning: Character Death (canon)
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 34 Published: 6/6/2005
bullet To Rescue a Damsel by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/12/2014
When Goldi Gamgee takes action without thinking through the consequences, Faramir Took makes it his business to make everything come out right.
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 2 Published: 4/2/2014
bullet More Than Meets the Eye by shirebound Last Updated: 4/12/2014
COMPLETE! Short vignettes in which the Dwarves contemplate Gandalf's choice of burglar. Characters include Thorin, Balin, Fili, Kili, Glóin, and Gimli.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 4 Published: 3/24/2014
bullet The Farmer's Son by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/12/2014
This is the story of how the Tooks kept the Tookland free during the Troubles, until the return of the Travellers. (This story sets forth a different view of the Shire from previous stories of mine.)
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 29 Published: 5/19/2008
bullet Gimli's Gift by Armariel Last Updated: 4/10/2014
A little sequel to Journey Out of Darkness that can probably stand alone. In the Blessed Realm, Gimli begins to feel disconnected, until he receives a very special gift.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/10/2014
bullet The Tenth Walker by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/8/2014
Probably been done before, and perhaps better, but Bill the Pony gave my elbow a nudge this morning, causing me to spill my tea, and he licked up all the sugar from the bowl, and is likely to make a complete nuisance of himself if I don't write down his story.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 62 Published: 6/15/2005
bullet Let Sleeping Dogs Lie by Lindelea Last Updated: 4/8/2014
While in Minas Tirith after the end of the War of the Ring, surely the hobbits were showered with presents from a grateful populace, or at least the people tried to shower them with presents. This is the story of one awkward but lovable gift, and a unique solution to the problem. (Prologue added, with an explanation of how the story came to be.)
Rating: G Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 5 Published: 3/6/2014
bullet Call Off Your Ghost by Suzelle Last Updated: 4/6/2014
Gilraen approaches the one-year anniversary of her husband's death.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/6/2014
bullet Till We Have Faces by Antane Last Updated: 4/6/2014
Written for the LOTR GenFic Community September 2011 "Hit the Books" challenge in which we were given a title of a famous book to use as our title. This is from a book by C.S. Lewis, but otherwise is unrelated. The bunny that came out of this was what if Boromir’s funeral boat found the Straight Road and arrived at the Lonely Isle and his body remained incorrupt until after Frodo came. NOW CONTINUED! Faramir is also in the story, not so much a physical presence, but he is most definitely here.
Rating: PG Reviews Status: In Progress Chapters: 29 Published: 9/17/2011
bullet The Steward's Blessing by Linda Hoyland Last Updated: 4/6/2014
Faramir receives a special gift from Sam.
Rating: G Reviews Status: Complete Chapters: 1 Published: 4/6/2014
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