Author: Linda Hoyland
Characters/Pairing: Aragorn, Faramir,
Word count: 100
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.
“It is my turn to take the oars,” said Faramir. “It is not fair to let you do all the hard work.
I like rowing,” said Aragorn. “It reminds me of when I beheld the Argonath. It helps me concentrate when I have an oar in my hand. Now where were we?”
“We had decided to lower trade tariffs with Khand.”
“And increase the levies on furs. What better place than here on the river to evade prying eyes and ears when we discuss affairs of state?”
“While the Council think we are laggards idling the day away!” Faramir laughed.