The King is sometimes the personal physician to two elderly retired hobbits who reside in the Citadel. (An old-fashioned mild hurt/comfort featuring Merry and Pippin).
Written for the March 2017 Spring Fever challenge with the element chicory.
Notes on my resources can be found at the end of the story.
There are hints at unpleasant medical details. I tried to be subtle, but if those squick you, be warned.
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1. The Hands of the King Are Still the Hands of a Healer by Dreamflower [Reviews - 0] (1484 words)
Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Northern Dúnedain: Aragorn/Strider
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Series: 2017 March Challenge: Spring Fever
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1484    |    Read Count: 363
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/22/17    |    Published: 04/22/17