Author: Linda Hoyland
Characters/Pairing: Aragorn, OCs
Warnings: Character death
Book/Source: LOTR book-verse
Disclaimer - These characters all belong to the estate of J.R.R. Tolkien. This story was written for pleasure and not for financial gain
“Help us, please! They say you are a great healer!” The woman thrust the tiny bundle in her arms towards the dusty traveller. He took it, examined it carefully and shook his head sadly.
“I am sorry, the babe emerged from the womb too soon to live.”
“We are young, we shall have more children.” The young man sought to console his wife.
“I want my son! Why must the Higher Powers steal my beautiful baby?”