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Posted by on 1997 Jun 10 |

Mysterious Message Found on Assassinated Carrier Pigeon

(The Crossing, Zoluren: 87 Lirisa 351)

Witnesses reported today seeing a carrier pigeon plucked from the sky by a single arrow, and fell to the Green of the Crossing. (The details of this are in a previous report) This pigeon carried a mysterious message, whose text, as reported to this writer, is as follows:

To the Northeastern Sentinel, from She of the Winds:

I have been to That Place to observe, unfortunately neither undetected nor unwounded. I am once more in my abode, healing very slowly as my kind do, if you write back with "I told you so" I shall eat your grandchildren!

I still believe the risk was worth the reward — it is no boast that my shadow passing over their citadel has stricken fear into their hearts.

The Fool Son, as old Uthmor was wont to call him, is quite literally unearthing an ancient evil — not, however, the one we feared. I so despise this need to be circumspect, but if you recall anything of Wellsmarch where we first found you, you will have some idea of the threat our people face.

It may interest you to know that I saw none of Dzree’s brood during my reconaissance. I would give much to know their part in this madness.

I apologize for the brevity of this message, but I must sleep now. My healing may take many years and you may not hear from me againbefore your mortal span (may it be long!) reaches its end.

Either way, we shall meet upon the Starry Road and share a cup at Glythtide’s table.

The message reportedly was signed only with an ‘E’