The Colours of the Quest

- jan-u-wine

Pippin
asked me once
(with Merry in close attendance, though a moment too
late, as is oft the case with the posing of
questions from the Thain)

what were the colours
of the Quest,

for surely,
between the fires of Moria and the slag of
Mt. Doom,

surely,
cousin,

there must be some that you recall....

Surely, little cousin, with surety, you are correct.

I do recall.

if evil has a colour, a scent, a taste, a sound,

a feeling....
it is

Gold