Princess Lùthien

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Princess Lùthien

Post#1 » Thu Jan 01, 1970 12:00 am

You will find Luthien's story in The Silmarillion.

Princess_Luthien, you had posted this topic twice in General Discussion so I removed one of them.
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Princess Lùthien

Post#2 » Thu Jan 01, 1970 12:00 am

and if you want a more rythmic version of it read GEST OF BEREN AND LÚTHIEN or THE LAY OF LEITHIAN tokien wrote this long before lotr, tho it is unfinished but still....

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Post#3 » Thu Jan 01, 1970 12:00 am

:funnylaugh: COULDN'T HELP MYSELF heh i had to post this...

"And thus in anguish Beren paid
for that great doom upon him laid,
the deathless love of Luthien,
too fair for love of mortal Men;
and in his doom was Luthien snared,
the deathless in his dying shared;
and Fate them forged a binding chain
of living love and mortal pain.

Beyond all hope her feet returned
at eve, when in the sky there burned
the flame of stars; and in her eyes
there trembled the starlight of the skies,
and from her hair the fragrance fell
of elvenflowers in elven-dell.

Thus Luthien, whom no pursuit,
no snare, no dart that hunters shoot,
might hope to win or hold, she came
at the sweet calling of her name;
and thus in his her slender hand
was linked in far Beleriand;
in hour enchanted long ago
her arms about his neck did go,
and gently down she drew to rest
his weary head upon her breast." --Lay of Leithian

wouldn't it be nice if we finished this geste, we can do it as a guild! anybody? anybody? :iloveyou: (i like the fluttering heart is all)

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Post#4 » Thu Jan 01, 1970 12:00 am

I moved this topic from [u]General Discussion[/u] because I thought it was a better fit. The poem ought to go in the [u]Writers Guild[/u] but it is within topic here. :)
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