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Evil Breath

The Evil Breath was a wind that came out of Angband in the autumn of F.A. 469 that brought sickness to those lands that bordered Anfauglith. Many perished from the sickness it brought, especially the young, including Túrin's sister Lalaith.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Childhood of Túrin"