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Prayer of Fingon by tuuliky Prayer of Fingon by tuuliky
Maedhros, being in anguish without hope, begged Fingon to shoot him. Fingon, seeing no better hope, strung his bow and cried to Manwe "O King to whom all birds are dear, speed now this feathered shaft, and recall some pity for the Noldor in their need!".

His prayer was answered swiftly, for Manwe had commanded a watch upon Morgoth as he held still some pity for the Elves in exile. Even as Fingon bent his bow, Thorondor, King of Eagles, flew down from the high airs, and staying Fingon's hand, bore him to the precipice where his friend hung...
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LotROLaurelin Featured By Owner Feb 22, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Great depiction and a moment from the book which I do not remember seeing in picture before. Very well done.
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ElemmireOfValinor Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2013
Beautiful, you managed to capture the feelings of Fingon. Also the quickly drawn eagle makes good background.
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bluemarcin Featured By Owner Jun 16, 2012
great drawing!
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daiong Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful. I love how the tone of drawing feels so light.
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Validia Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
Very beautiful, I love the Fingon expression
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BrokenMachine86 Featured By Owner Jul 5, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful drawing! You really captured the moment!
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Lillooler Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is beautiful!
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tuuliky Featured By Owner May 28, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank`s!
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Lillooler Featured By Owner May 28, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Your welcome
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Lillooler Featured By Owner May 27, 2011  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This is beautiful!
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