Thus it came to be that the Teleri, who were from the beginning lovers of water, and the fairest singers of all the Elves, were after enarmoured of the seas, and their songs were filled with the sound of waves upon the shore. Then I stood still, forgetting war in Middle-earth; for their wailing voices spoke to me of the Sea. The Sea! I have not yet beheld it. But deep in the hearts of all my kindred lies the sea-longing, which it is perilous to stir. No peace shall I have again under beech or under elm.
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Do Tolkien elves know how to swim? Ask Question. Did you ever notice that Legolas is very attracted to the sea? Considering how long they live, and that even in a forest you may have rivers, streams, ponds, and the like, I would think that 1 they probably encounter bodies of water large enough to swim in, and 2 they would probably learn to swim eventually because once they gain that skill once they have it practically forever.
I know this is a valid question, but I'm expecting "Can elves know how to ride a bike" soon? Zikato - Hah! And everyone knows elves can ride bikes, but Sauron stole their bikes, that's what the War of the "Ring" is really about. Get it? Cause they have bells on their bikes Jason Baker Jason Baker k 34 34 gold badges silver badges bronze badges. May be worth asking on History.
Yes, the Teleri quote pretty much nails it: it's unlikely that a group that loves the water wouldn't swim in it.
Weren't they also ship makers and sailors as well? And when the Fellowship left Lothlorien, the elves provided them with boats. DVK sailors didn't swim either, what's the point of stopping yourself drowning when it just means you'll take longer to die of exposure instead. It's not like anyone is going to be rescuing you in the deep ocean. With that in mind: 'It fell from the hand of an elf as he swam across a river; and it betrayed him, for he was flying from pursuit in the old wars, and he became visible to his enemies, and the goblins slew him.
Pryftan Pryftan 1, 8 8 silver badges 10 10 bronze badges. Yesterday I looked at that chapter 'Of Gollum and the Ring' again and it appears that in fact the story of the elf is indeed the origin of what would ultimately become the story of Isildur the names of Elendil and Isildur were different and at one point it was Isildor. Elves love the water. Belegorn Belegorn 1, 7 7 silver badges 11 11 bronze badges.
Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Reece has heard the warnings, but when he stumbles upon some bathing beauties, he decides to have a peek. He learns there is a price to be paid when he is caught: a stripping and bare-bottomed spanking at the hands of several lovely elfmaidens! Contains Adult Content. A CFNM Spanking Short Story There's a saying among the human men who live on lands bordering the Elven Forest: if you're walking through the woods and you hear the sounds of water splashing and feminine laughter, turn around, and run don't walk in the opposite direction.
He discovers there's a price to be paid when he is caught: a stripping and spanking at the hands of several lovely elfmaidens!
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