The New Era

In the fortress of Derdian, in the presence of a crowd of men, to all appearance warriors, a man sitting on a sumptuous and glittering throne, was going to tell an epic history, made of war, of death, of battles and conquests… Troghlor was his name, and this is what he was about to tell:

“Up there, Northward, among rich forests, spellbound valleys and skies ploughed by stupendous red purple dragons, many peoples used to live, devoting themselves to sheep-breeding and agriculture, in total harmony with nature and neighboring people. Those were fruitful lands, very rich in fauna. These people were ruled by peaceful kings, who reigned with the willing of happiness among their people, in the name of justice, of peace and democracy. … Continue reading