Winter Comes To Nargothrond

by J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien

Winter comes to Nargothrond
The summer slowly in the sad forest
waned and faded. In the west arose
winds that wandered over warring seas.
Leaves were loosened from labouring boughs:
fallow-gold they fell, and the feet buried
of trees standing tall and naked,
rustling restlessly down roofless aisles,
shifting and drifting. The shing vessel

Last updated January 14, 2019