History FanFic / AFarGreenCountry

20th Mar '14 5:59:59 PM Kernigh
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* UncertainDoom: [[spoiler:Orcs surrounded and trapped Surad and Durus, but Elden does not see their deaths. The orcs had orders to kill, so they probably did kill Surad and Durus, but their deaths are not certain.]]

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* UncertainDoom: [[spoiler:Orcs surrounded In chapter 12, [[spoiler:orcs surround and trapped trap Surad and Durus, but Elden does not see their deaths. The orcs had have orders to kill, so they probably did do kill Surad and Durus, but their deaths are not certain.]]
20th Mar '14 4:30:05 PM Kernigh
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''A Far Green Country'', by [=SilasWhitfield=], is a fan story about Elden, a man from Rohan, and his friend Nellas, the last elf of Rivendell. A hint places this story about ten years after ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''.

Elden is a fugitive. He rides a stolen horse, holds a stolen sword, and carries a stolen ring, a [[RingOfPower magic ring]]. Elden flees very far north, all the way to Rivendell, where he encounters Nellas. Elden survived by the magic of his ring, and Nellas has magic of her own. The two begin an adventure, taking their magic with them, and visiting several places of Middle-earth.

[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/8836610/1/A-Far-Green-Country Read it here.]] The story was not complete.

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''A ''[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/8836610/1/A-Far-Green-Country A Far Green Country'', Country]]'', by [=SilasWhitfield=], is a fan story about Elden, a man from Rohan, and his friend Nellas, the last elf of Rivendell. A hint places this story set about ten years after ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''.

''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. The story was not yet complete.

Elden is a fugitive. fugitive from Rohan. He rides a stolen horse, holds a stolen sword, and carries a stolen ring, a [[RingOfPower magic ring]]. Elden flees very far north, all the way to Rivendell, where he encounters Nellas.Nellas. She is the last elf of Rivendell. Elden survived by the magic of his ring, and Nellas has magic of her own. The two begin an adventure, taking their magic with them, adventure and visiting several places travel around Middle-earth, but this is a dark version of Middle-earth.

[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/8836610/1/A-Far-Green-Country Read it here.]] The story was not complete.
Middle-earth. Lesser villains have replaced Sauron, and evil creatures roam. Kings Elessar and Éomer are away fighting more wars.



* ContinuityNod: The title of ''FanFic/AFarGreenCountry'' is a reference to Valinor. The phrase "a far green country" appears twice in ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. Frodo dreams of it in book I, chapter 8. Then Frodo sees Valinor in book VI, chapter 9: "he beheld white shores and beyond them a far green country under a swift sunrise."

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* ContinuityNod: The title of ''FanFic/AFarGreenCountry'' is a reference to Valinor.nod. The phrase "a far green country" appears twice in ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. Frodo dreams of it in book I, chapter 8. Then Frodo sees Valinor in book VI, chapter 9: "he beheld white shores and beyond them a far green country under a swift sunrise."



* DamselInDistress: At one point in the story, villains capture the whole party of Elden, Nellas, Surad and Durus. They attempt to escape. [[spoiler:Surad and Durus free themselves, then free Elden. Nellas uses her own magic to destroy her bonds.]]
* DistressedDude: Elden was a prisoner in Edoras, Rohan, but he escaped.

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* DamselInDistress: At one point DamselOutOfDistress:
** In his backstory, Elden was a prisoner
in the story, Edoras, Rohan, but he escaped.
** After
villains capture the whole party of Elden, Nellas, Surad and Durus. They Durus, they attempt to escape. [[spoiler:Surad and escape.
* EnemyMine:
Durus free themselves, then free Elden. Nellas uses her own magic to destroy her bonds.]]
* DistressedDude:
and Surad were enemies of Elden was a prisoner in Edoras, Rohan, and Nellas, but he escaped.these four quickly become allies when they are chasing a common enemy.



* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:When Elden meets Mrs. Bones, Elden determines that Mrs. Bones is really Elden's sister Beorna.]]
* LoveableRogue: Elden is a deserter and a thief. Also, Durus and Surad are thieves. The story presents all three characters as protagonists: Elden is the victim of the Lord Regent's tyranny, and Durus and Surad become his allies.

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* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:When Elden meets Mrs. Bones, Elden determines learns that Mrs. Bones is really Elden's lost sister Beorna.]]
* LoveableRogue: Elden is a deserter and a thief. Also, Durus and Surad are thieves. The story presents all three characters as protagonists: Elden is the victim of the Lord Regent's tyranny, became a thief for his own survival, and Durus and Surad become his allies.



* RingOfPower: Elden's magic ring is a major mystery. Fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', recalling the fate of the twenty Great Rings, may wonder how any magic ring can retain its power. In Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings'', Gandalf had mentioned 'lesser rings' that were 'yet still to my mind dangerous for mortals.' Perhaps Elden's ring is one of those lesser rings. The ring, in its own way, does endanger Elden.
* SailorEarth: Elden, because he bears a magic ring. [[spoiler:There is a second magic ring; Nellas steals it from Mrs. Bones.]]
* UncertainDoom: [[spoiler:After orcs surrounded and trapped Surad and Durus, and Nellas sealed the escape route, Elden believes that Surad and Durus are dead. It is not impossible that the orcs spared the lives of Surad or Durus.]]

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* RingOfPower: Elden's magic ring is a major mystery. When Elden wears this gold ring, he becomes invisible, and the ring whispers hints to him. Fans of might wonder how this ring can exist and retain its power, ten years after ''The Lord of the Rings'', recalling when Frodo destroyed another gold ring of invisibility, and the fate of the twenty other Great Rings, may wonder how any magic ring can retain its Rings lost their power. In Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings'', Gandalf had mentioned 'lesser rings' that were 'yet still to my mind dangerous for mortals.' Perhaps Nellas looks at Elden's ring is one of those lesser rings. The ring, in its own way, does endanger Elden.
chapter 4, and more explanation comes in chapter 14.
* SailorEarth: This trope counts for Elden, because he bears a magic ring. [[spoiler:There is a second magic ring; Nellas steals it from Mrs. Bones. So Elden, Mrs. Bones, and Nellas are all ring-bearers.]]
* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend: In chapter 12, when Surad mentions "your girlfriend", Elden says, "She's not my girlfriend." Surad still believes that Nellas is his girlfriend.
* UncertainDoom: [[spoiler:After orcs [[spoiler:Orcs surrounded and trapped Surad and Durus, and Nellas sealed the escape route, but Elden believes that does not see their deaths. The orcs had orders to kill, so they probably did kill Surad and Durus Durus, but their deaths are dead. It is not impossible that the orcs spared the lives of Surad or Durus.certain.]]
18th Mar '14 7:26:52 PM Kernigh
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* ContinuityNod: The title of ''FanFic/AFarGreenCountry'' is a reference to Valinor. The phrase "a far green country" appears twice in ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. Frodo dreams of it in book I, chapter 8. Then Frodo sees Valinor in book VI, chapter 9: "he beheld white shores and beyond them a far green country under a swift sunrise."
17th Mar '14 6:11:23 PM Kernigh
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* InterspeciesRomance: Elden, mortal man, and Nellas, female elf, unless SheIsNotMyGirlfriend.
1st Jun '13 8:00:01 PM Kernigh
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Elden's magic ring is a major mystery. Fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', recalling the fate of the twenty Great Rings, may wonder how any magic ring can retain its power. In Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings'', Gandalf had mentioned 'lesser rings' that were 'yet still to my mind dangerous for mortals.' Perhaps Elden's ring is one of those lesser rings. The ring, in its own way, does endanger Elden.



* LoveableRogue: Elden is a deserter and a thief. Also, Durus and Surad are thieves. The story presents all three characters as protagonists: Elden is the victim of the Lord Regent's rules, and Durus and Surad become his allies.

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* LoveableRogue: Elden is a deserter and a thief. Also, Durus and Surad are thieves. The story presents all three characters as protagonists: Elden is the victim of the Lord Regent's rules, tyranny, and Durus and Surad become his allies.



* RingOfPower

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* RingOfPowerRingOfPower: Elden's magic ring is a major mystery. Fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', recalling the fate of the twenty Great Rings, may wonder how any magic ring can retain its power. In Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings'', Gandalf had mentioned 'lesser rings' that were 'yet still to my mind dangerous for mortals.' Perhaps Elden's ring is one of those lesser rings. The ring, in its own way, does endanger Elden.
1st Jun '13 5:07:55 PM Kernigh
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* PointyEars: Nellas covers her ears, trying to pass as a mortal woman. Some other characters [[PaperThinDisguise see through the disguise]] and know that Nellas must be an elf.
31st May '13 8:28:59 PM Kernigh
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''A Far Green Country'' takes place about ten years after ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. Elden is a fugitive from Rohan. He rides a stolen horse, holds a stolen sword, and carries a stolen ring, a [[RingOfPower magic ring]]. Elden flees very far north, and encounters Nellas. She is the last elf of Rivendell. Elden survived by the magic of his ring, and Nellas has magic of her own.

Elden's ring is a mystery, especially to fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', who know the fate of the twenty Great Rings. Elden's ring might be one of those "lesser rings" that Gandalf briefly mentioned in Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings''.

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''A Far Green Country'' takes place Country'', by [=SilasWhitfield=], is a fan story about Elden, a man from Rohan, and his friend Nellas, the last elf of Rivendell. A hint places this story about ten years after ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''.

Elden is a fugitive from Rohan.fugitive. He rides a stolen horse, holds a stolen sword, and carries a stolen ring, a [[RingOfPower magic ring]]. Elden flees very far north, and all the way to Rivendell, where he encounters Nellas. She is the last elf of Rivendell. Elden survived by the magic of his ring, and Nellas has magic of her own.

own. The two begin an adventure, taking their magic with them, and visiting several places of Middle-earth.

Elden's magic ring is a mystery, especially to fans major mystery. Fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', who know recalling the fate of the twenty Great Rings. Elden's Rings, may wonder how any magic ring might be one of those "lesser rings" that Gandalf briefly mentioned in can retain its power. In Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings''.
Rings'', Gandalf had mentioned 'lesser rings' that were 'yet still to my mind dangerous for mortals.' Perhaps Elden's ring is one of those lesser rings. The ring, in its own way, does endanger Elden.



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* DeathFic: The story depicts the death of a character from ''The Lord of the Rings''. [[spoiler:It is Bill Ferny.]]



* LoveableRogue: Elden. Also, Durus and Surad.

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* LoveableRogue: Elden. Elden is a deserter and a thief. Also, Durus and Surad.Surad are thieves. The story presents all three characters as protagonists: Elden is the victim of the Lord Regent's rules, and Durus and Surad become his allies.
* PlotCoupon: Elden's ring. It often does something to move the plot forward.


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* UncertainDoom: [[spoiler:After orcs surrounded and trapped Surad and Durus, and Nellas sealed the escape route, Elden believes that Surad and Durus are dead. It is not impossible that the orcs spared the lives of Surad or Durus.]]

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23rd Apr '13 7:35:19 PM Kernigh
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* DamselInDistress: At one point in the story, villains capture the whole party of Elden, Nellas, Surad and Durus. They attempt to escape. [[spoiler:Surad and Durus free themselves, then free Elden. Nellas uses her own magic to destroy her bonds.]]
* DistressedDude: Elden was a prisoner in Edoras, Rohan, but he escaped.


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* LongLostRelative: [[spoiler:When Elden meets Mrs. Bones, Elden determines that Mrs. Bones is really Elden's sister Beorna.]]
22nd Apr '13 9:11:35 PM Kernigh
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''A Far Green Country'' takes place about ten years after ''Literature/TheLordOfTheRings''. Elden is a fugitive from Rohan. He rides a stolen horse, holds a stolen sword, and carries a stolen ring, a [[RingOfPower magic ring]]. Elden flees very far north, and encounters Nellas. She is the last elf of Rivendell. Elden survived by the magic of his ring, and Nellas has magic of her own.

Elden's ring is a mystery, especially to fans of ''The Lord of the Rings'', who know the fate of the twenty Great Rings. Elden's ring might be one of those "lesser rings" that Gandalf briefly mentioned in Book I, Chapter 2 of ''The Lord of the Rings''.

[[http://www.fanfiction.net/s/8836610/1/A-Far-Green-Country Read it here.]] The story was not complete.

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* ConvenientlyAnOrphan: Both main characters!
** Elden's mother [[DeathByChildbirth died by giving birth]] to Elden, and Elden's father died in one of King Éomer's wars.
** Nellas was still a child when orcs killed her parents.
* DeathFic: The story depicts the death of a character from ''The Lord of the Rings''. [[spoiler:It is Bill Ferny.]]
* LoveableRogue: Elden. Also, Durus and Surad.
* RingOfPower
* SailorEarth: Elden, because he bears a magic ring. [[spoiler:There is a second magic ring; Nellas steals it from Mrs. Bones.]]
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