Morgoth in Exile:
Morgoth, the mightiest of all in Ea (save Eru),
looked at the world that he marred. It was still reeling at the mighty
destruction he caused while his crown held the Silmarils. But now the
world had forgotten him, considering him exiled, banished forever,
thinking that he could not return. That's what all of them thought. Not
all…all of them except the Vala that he called Mandos, all except...
him. He is mighty, no doubt, and foreseeing, but even he cannot foresee
the plans that I have created. Though he is undoubtedly his greatest
obstacle from being free.
Even though Morgoth was in the boundless void that
was empty and so cold as to freeze his molten fires and so black, even
through this he could see his foes, the Valar, living peacefully at
Aman along with those who had brought about his first exile, the elder
Soon…. very, very soon in the reckoning of the
Valar, he shall escape…and make them suffer, changing the world forever.