Born of violence,
Born of violation.
Their deeds reflect their birth.
How tragic their choices!
The cycle continues;
The darkness grows.
Let their end be sudden,
And their deeds follow them into the grave.
-from the writings of Kanaph the neflar
Why must prophets be so cryptic? Nevertheless, I believe I finally know to whom Kanaph was referring with this passage. The whole story will someday be revealed, I suppose, but probably not until the “end” that Kanaph references here occurs.
-from the memoirs of Machaira Ktistes, elven smith