jane-ways: @oneringnet‘s favorite character ev…

jane-ways:

@oneringnet‘s favorite character event → Haleth the Hunter

Haldad had twin children: Haleth his daughter, and Haldar his son; and both were valiant in the defence, for Haleth was a woman of great heart and strength. But at last Haldad was slain in a sortie against the Orcs; and Haldar, who rushed out to save his father’s body from their butchery, was hewn down beside him. Then Haleth held the people together…they took Haleth for their chief; and she led them at last to Estolad… – J.R.R. Tolkien, The Silmarillion, “Of The Coming of Men into the West”