The Last Days
“You look like the deer caught in the woodsmans eye, lad, but I’ve told the truth and only the truth. We will bear witness to the end of this world and all mens crafts. “Aganmund, he was the first. The first of three wizard-kings whose reigns would bring about the end of days. He ruled in the old time, of steel and slaughter. A kingdom of blood was his work, and its said if he wished the noon sky black he had merely to will it. It was faith and fire that brought down his tower all right, and the hills and dales of his land traded one tyrant for another. Sorcery is a dangerous practice, and the ministers of the great God Ondilin ensured that the libraries were burned and their blasphemous pagan king bound to the pyre. His last words a hissing warning as his flesh was seared from this world. “Three Towers will fall and the Dark Kingdom will stretch from the Throne of the Chosen of Ondilin.