ancient symbol, which comprised of two interlocking rings enclosing a stylistic
pattern, represented the link between heart and mind. Some of the village
elders recognized it for what it truly was: a powerful sigil designed to unify
the men in single-minded combat. Such tactics rendered them unstoppable, as
it was easier to control men through magic than the archaic bonds of brotherhood
The invaders marched towards their defenceless foes; gazes filled with righteous
indignation; cold hearts ablaze with lust for battle.
Death it seemed possessed its own voice. Its horror rent the still morning
air. Everywhere, horror overlaid beauty - a grotesque juxtaposition of life
and death. Then, the wheels of time unfurled a new day - a day as bright as
the blood spilled freely beneath it.
As one, the magical army came to a complete halt. The soulless invaders coldly
perused the battlefield. Bloodied and battered helms concealed deadpan faces
and unseeing eyes. As a new and monstrous future was ready to be born,