She hits on Macalaurë. She no longer seems to expect it might ever work; she's a little wistful when she does it.
"I can't fix it, okay? I can't fix any of it. I can use you, and that's it. Would you rather I not."
"Balrogs. At range."
He sleeps for a long time and then he gets to work.
She can sit in his lap when he doesn't need his hands.
Hug. "You're so brave. Your mom would be so proud of you. Never swear anything, okay, kiddo- never -"
"Mama's dead. She loves you very very much."
He goes back to singing.
She says "Mama" less and less but once she asks "Mama please?"
Squeeze. "She'd come back if she could. She loves you and she would do anything to be here and see you growing up."
"Melkor hurt her because he is very evil."
"I don't know. Elves say that when the world was brand new he stared into the Void and became angry with the divine plan. But Elves don't know everything."
"Takes time to learn everything."
"Well, you can only learn one thing at a time. Is this really what you're curious about?"
"I killed her because she was hurting and there wasn't another way to make it stop."