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|Dreamflower's Dribs and Drabs by Dreamflower||7 Review(s)|
|Raksha The Demon||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 1/12/2011|
|Very nice - you really capture the Entish spirit here; which cannot be easy.|
Author Reply: Thank you! I tried to imagine Quickbeam-- he really is a favorite minor character of mine-- as he watched the hobbits, and thought of what was going on in the Moot. One thing that helped was when I did a bit of research on rowans-- the pictures of them, and the information on where and how they grew helped me think about how they'd be perceived by Bregalad.
|Grey Wonderer||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/24/2009|
Author Reply: Thank you! 8-)
|Larner||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/19/2009|
|I so love Quickbeam's thoughts and reasoning, and the quick affection he offers to Merry and Pippin! Most touching!|
Author Reply: It did seem that he befriended them easily in the book-- and I thought there must be reasons for that.
So glad you enjoyed it.
|Antane||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/19/2009|
|Love it. A touching, moving reflection of trusting souls, grief and tears.|
Namarie, God bless, Antane :)
Author Reply: Thank you, dear!
|harrowcat||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/19/2009|
|All the rowans are sporting their bright red berries against dappling green leaves here in England at the moment. They always remind me of the Ents. This is a great characterisation Dreamflower. Loved it.|
Author Reply: Oh how wonderful! I found some beautiful pictures of rowans as I was researching this story-- they truly are a beautiful tree!
|Virtuella||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/19/2009|
|I always like to see an Ent story. One with an Ent from a first person perspective is a special treat, and you've done it very well. It is touching and rings very true.|
Author Reply: Well, since the tree I had as an element was a rowan, this particular Ent was a natural choice. I felt quite honored when he gave me his POV in first person.
I'm glad you feel it rings true.
|Lindelea||Reviewed Chapter: 25 on 8/18/2009|
|So small they are, but their hearts are large.|
Lovely bit of description.
Out on a limb
Either subtle irony, or very fitting for an Ent...
Author Reply: Thank you, Lin!
Hobbits are, of course, bigger on the inside than they are on the outside. I like to think other races recognized that.
A little bit of both, naturally, and a way to get the theme in, as well.
Good to see you, dear! I hope you are feeling much better now!