After the horrible incident in the fortress of Gundabad, Turwaithiel returns to Rivendell as a different person. Her night is filled with horrible dreams and she had grown distant from everyone she loved. Her guilt threatened to swallow her whole but she was determined to fight against it, with the help of her friend and mentor, Mantheniel, she had started to learn how to fight. So that she may one day fight her own battles, and find her worth.
Now, driven by her need and determination she is determined to find her own destiny and forge her own path but she could never will herself to forget the prince she has left behind.
She made herself believe it's for the best. He need not suffer more because of her.
However, a certain elf prince was determined to prove her wrong.
[This is book 2, but I believe it can stand on its own. But if you are curious about Mantheniel, you may read the first book here : https://www.wattpad.com/106057852-dragon-fire-thranduil-fan-fiction-wattys2015]
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