"Celebrimbor is such an interesting character because he’s an Elf, but he’s so obviously not purely good. Elves aren’t purely good, and in working with Sauron as well, that’s interesting because Sauron himself isn’t purely evil."
He turned as I entered the room, and I took him in my arms. With him, I could give vent to the affection I’d held so severely in check with Merrick. I held him to myself and kissed him as men might do with other men when they are alone. I kissed his dark black hair and kissed his eyes, and then I kissed his lips.