The elves raised there hands in victory, as it seemed they had won an easy victory. But reinforcements from Ossilgath had been summoned. They came archers first, and brought many elves and men in the first volley. They had the army on the eastern side of the pass outflanked.
OCC~Im not really sure about the position of your armies, Tar. But i hope you get the idea that you are outflanked and have been sneak attacked.
Tell the Spartans, Stranger passing by,
That here, Obedient to their laws, We lie,