The King's Surgeon by SurgicalSteel

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The life and journeys of a surgeon in Middle Earth. Certain ideas/characterizations borrowed gratefully, and with permission, from Shirebound's lovely 'Quarantined'-verse.

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MEFAs 2006: 1st Place: Men (Incomplete), MPA nominee 2007: Best Author Created Character.

Categories:
Characters:Gondorian: Boromir son of Denethor, Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Gondorian: Faramir son of Denethor, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Alternate Universe, Drama, Hurt/Comfort
Places: Bree, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 2. mild violence, 6. adult themes, 7. sexual content , 8. character death
Challenges: None
Challenges:
Parent Series: None

The Finger That Would Not Heal by SurgicalSteel

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In post-Quest Minas Tirith, Frodo seeks medical care for a non-healing wound.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Original Female Character
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4905    |    Read Count: 405
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/23/10    |    Published: 01/23/10
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A Surgeon in the Making by SurgicalSteel

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In which a young Serinde studies in the Houses of Healing and becomes a master healer.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2903    |    Read Count: 1211
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/23/10    |    Published: 01/23/10
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Engineering by SurgicalSteel

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In which a very young Serindë arrives in the Houses of Healing for the first time.

MEFAs 2008: Second Place: Races: Men: Minas Tirith

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Hurt/Comfort
Places: Gondor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1845    |    Read Count: 1244
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/23/10    |    Published: 01/23/10
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Trading and Tidings by SurgicalSteel

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 Two fathers meet in an inn south of Bree, and exchange goods and news.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Bree
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2218    |    Read Count: 1638
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/24/10    |    Published: 01/24/10
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Childish Squabbling by SurgicalSteel

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Two apprentice healers are chastised for arguing.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Childhood
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2097    |    Read Count: 1384
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/24/10    |    Published: 01/24/10
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Claiming by SurgicalSteel

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 Serindë's father arrives at the Houses of Healing for the first time since her injury and makes arrangements for her future.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2033    |    Read Count: 333
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/24/10    |    Published: 01/24/10
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A Family Visit by SurgicalSteel

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Apprentice healer Serindë visits her family for the first time since her injury.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Dol Amroth
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2807    |    Read Count: 382
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/24/10    |    Published: 01/24/10
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The Incident in the Archives by SurgicalSteel

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 Serindë meets the future Steward of Gondor in an unusual manner.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Gondorian: Denethor, Steward of Gondor, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 4. sexual content implied
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2250    |    Read Count: 360
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/25/10    |    Published: 01/25/10
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Aids to Memory by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë helps Sardos try to learn enough anatomy to pass an important examination.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Humor
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 4. sexual content implied
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1845    |    Read Count: 340
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/25/10    |    Published: 01/25/10
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Cider at the Corsair's Head by SurgicalSteel

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 In which a young Serinde has entirely too much to drink.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1817    |    Read Count: 335
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/25/10    |    Published: 01/25/10
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Initiation by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë begins serving as a surgeon with the Rangers of Ithilien.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2106    |    Read Count: 354
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/26/10    |    Published: 01/26/10
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Sorting by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë sees combat for the first time.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 3. violence
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2322    |    Read Count: 279
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/26/10    |    Published: 01/26/10
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Butcher by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë makes a mistake with awful consequences for one of the Rangers of Ithilien.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Ithilien
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2275    |    Read Count: 2403
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/26/10    |    Published: 01/26/10
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Disciplinary Action by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë is dismissed from her service with the Ithilien Rangers for saying the wrong thing to the wrong person.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2032    |    Read Count: 360
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/27/10    |    Published: 01/27/10
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Consequences of a Prank by SurgicalSteel

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One of Serindë's apprentices is subjected to a nasty prank in the dissection theater.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1971    |    Read Count: 301
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/27/10    |    Published: 01/27/10
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A Lesson in Operative Technique by SurgicalSteel

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Aragorn (in his guise as Thorongil) meets a young surgeon in Minas Tirith, and is taken to task for his perceived lack of skill.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3435    |    Read Count: 458
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/27/10    |    Published: 01/27/10
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Weed by SurgicalSteel

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Aragorn is thrown in the Minas Tirith gaol after a cultural misunderstanding.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2015    |    Read Count: 469
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/28/10    |    Published: 01/28/10
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Grief and Revenge by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë recieves word that her father has died, and later goes off to provide medical support to a small force attacking Umbar.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, Umbar
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 3. violence, 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3935    |    Read Count: 509
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/28/10    |    Published: 01/28/10
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Planning by SurgicalSteel

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 Plans are made for the attack on Umbar, and Aragorn realizes that he should leave Gondor in the near future. Parallels events in 'Grief and Revenge,' also archived here.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Female Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Dol Amroth
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 2. mild violence
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2782    |    Read Count: 348
Completed: No    |    Updated: 01/28/10    |    Published: 01/28/10
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Homecoming by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë returns from the campaign in Umbar to unpleasant surprises.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Dol Amroth, Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 6. adult themes
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2258    |    Read Count: 370
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/14/10    |    Published: 02/14/10
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Feature Promotion by SurgicalSteel

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Serindë meets with the new Warden of the Houses of Healing following her return from Umbar.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1839    |    Read Count: 437
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/14/10    |    Published: 02/14/10
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Feature Dreamer by SurgicalSteel

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In which Aragorn has returned to the North and a young Halbarad makes his acquaintance for the first time.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2174    |    Read Count: 761
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/15/10    |    Published: 02/15/10
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Yule Wish by SurgicalSteel

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Aragorn spends Yule with the family of a fallen Ranger.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Genres: Drama
Places: Eriador
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2026    |    Read Count: 432
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/15/10    |    Published: 02/15/10
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A Brief Holiday Reprieve by SurgicalSteel

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A brief lull in activities at the Houses of Healing in Minas Tirith on a holiday.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1637    |    Read Count: 1461
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/15/10    |    Published: 02/15/10
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Of Public Humiliation by SurgicalSteel

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A wedding takes place, and Serindë is asked to engage in activities which she finds humiliating.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Original Female Character, Original Male Character
Genres: Drama
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 1. use of profane or obscene language, 4. sexual content implied
Series: The King's Surgeon
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2029    |    Read Count: 422
Completed: No    |    Updated: 02/15/10    |    Published: 02/15/10
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