To quote the actual Silmarillion text, "He [Manwë] raised his head, as one that hears a voice far off, and he said, "So shall it be!"
Part 255 God's taste in music
Next time: Part 256: Dispositions
Chibis by the now-dead website formerly known as tektek.org
Original story by and copyright to J R R Tolkien, ed. C Tolkien: Primarily based on the Silmarillion, but incorporating ideas from the 12-volume History of Middle Earth series.
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