Merry recalls his fifth birthday, and how Frodo helped him celebrate. Written in 2005 for hobbit ficathon, on LJ. One-shot, book-verse. Slightly angsty fluff, or slightly fluffy angst; take your pick.
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Written in 2005 for hobbit_ficathon, on LJ. We had to include these elements:
A pear tree
A bottle of ale
Rated G; mostly fluff, with just the teensiest bit of angst.
Summary: Merry recalls his fifth birthday, and how Frodo helped him celebrate.
AUTHOR'S NOTE: In the flashback, Frodo is 18, and Merry is about to have his fifth birthday. (12 and 3 in "Man-years")
Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Esmeralda (Took), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc
Genres: Angst, Childhood, Family, Fluff, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship
Places: The Shire: Buckland
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2140    |    Read Count: 688
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/05/14    |    Published: 11/05/14