Shadow Of The Nigh Essay

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Shadow of the Nigh

On a freezing, dark blue night of Li, in the Village of Li-Marta. This was an old little village, the houses were nothing but ash and rubble except an old abandoned barn. The barn had creaking floor boards and a rotten wooden roof.
In this abandoned barn there lived a young and confident farm boy; his clothes were ragged and full of holes. The young boy was called Rye named after the agricultural god Ren-Rye.
As Rye was sitting on the creaking floor boards a thought hit him, he remembered something his mother told him, “be strong like an ox!” Suddenly a gang of raiders came down from the north came to torch the village to ashes. A horn blew. It was the raider chieftain ...view middle of the document...


“So what purpose am I here for then, am I the chosen one or something” Rye said, the shadow replied “you aren’t the chosen one, I brought you here because of your”, “my what?” said Rye, the shadow responded “your family of course” the shadow said. “Did you know my parents” Rye said, the shadow replied “yes I did, I knew them many years ago” Rye wanted to leave so he asked the shadow “can I please leave” Rye said the shadow sighed and said “ you may go, but don’t make me say I told u so”. As Rye opened the door it creaked with terror, he had the urge to run and scream, and instead he stayed calm and walked outside to world of Gahem. Rye lurked around admiring the dark brown hollow trees with slimy green vines. As he gazed around, he saw a glimmer of light, a white light.
He was attracted to this light so he decided to investigate this mysterious phenomenon, but he had a feeling he was being watched by something, so he walked up to light unexpectedly, then out of nowhere a wild boar spirit lunged at Rye but missed then the spirit was determined to devour him. Rye saw something it was the shadow, the spirit lunged and had Rye insight and lunged forward the shadow leaped and blocked the view of Rye...

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