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Light as Leaf on Lindentree

Light as Leaf on Lindentree is a poem written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in June 1925 in The Gryphon magazine, Vol. 6 No. 6 on page 217. After many emendations it became the song of Beren and Tinúviel that Aragorn chanted to the hobbits on Weathertop.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Return of the Shadow, "The First Phase: X. The Attack on Weathertop"