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danielodowd: alfred by Viktoria Haack Huan sitting in the…

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alfred by Viktoria Haack

Huan sitting in the blizzard, serving punishment by Celegorm for daring to openly defy him and aid Lúthien.

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alfred by Viktoria Haack

Huan sitting in the…

beautiful-wildlife:Arctic Wolf by Justin Lo Now the chief of…

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Arctic Wolf by Justin Lo

Now the chief of the wolf-hounds that followed Celegorm was named Huan. He was not born in Middle-earth, but came from the Blessed Realm; for Oromë had given him to Celegorm long ago in Valinor, and there he had followed the horn of his master, before evil came. Huan followed Celegorm into exile, and was faithful; and thus he too came under the doom of woe set upon the Noldor, and it was decreed that he should meet death, but not until he encountered the mightiest wolf that would ever walk the world.
– The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion Chapter XIX Of Beren and Lúthien

Huan on the hunt.

beautiful-wildlife:Arctic Wolf by Justin Lo

Now the chief of…

Reader: The Silmarillion. Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter 19 “Of Beren and Lúthien”

Reader deep thought: The Elven definition of a jolly good story is far out. This is the tale of Beren and Lúthien, which has been set into the fairest of Elven song: the Lay of Leithian, Release from Bondage. Just as the chapter on her folks’ courting was the shortest, Lúthien’s romance went the other direction; but it’s not the longest, having been edged out by that angsty tale of a guy related to her Man.
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