A very fascinating tale. It has a very peculiar style and this enhances Legolas difference. It makes him really an elf, in my eyes, his strange train of thought. It's very interesting how you describe the evolcing relationships, especially the companionship Legolas shares with Gimli is portrayed with much care.
You did a wonderful job once again with your stories. It makes me weep to think of all the pain and melancholy legolas must feel. These situations, feel so real, Id wondered more than once if you'be felt this way too.
Author's Response: Well ... yes, I have. Thank goodness I haven't lived thousands of years, and thank goodness I don't have to live even longer than I will. Some people disappoint us; sometimes we can deal with it, and sometimes we can't. I suppose as long as we can find one or two people with whom we can get along 80% of the time we should consider ourselves lucky! Heck, that was a depressing Christmas Eve message ...