LotR drabble: Foreshadowings [Legolas, general]
Title: Foreshadowings Author: celandineb Fandom: LotR Characters: Legolas Rating: general Length: 100 words Summary: All his life had been but preparation. Note: For arwen_lune, who wanted Legolas, sailing.
His years in the forests of his home had been but preparation for this, his true destiny, Legolas thought. The sigh of wind in the trees, the laments of small hunted things, the ripple of grass -- they were but foreshadowings of the wild crash of the sea, the cry of gulls, the ever-changing waves.
One day he would go sailing westward over the great ocean, tasting salt spray for many weeks before finally reaching the Blessed Land, but for now he was content to dwell upon the shore and assist in building the last of the ships of the Elves.