numenor-moved: The Elven RacesLong they dwelt in their first…

numenor-moved:

The Elven Races

Long they dwelt in their first home by the water under stars, and they walked the Earth in wonder; and they began to make speech and to give names to all things that they perceived. Themselves they named the Quendi, signifying those that speak with voices; for as yet they had met no other living things that spoke or sang.