History of NifelheimHistory of Nifelheim10 months ago in Short Stories
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The sounds of life rose from behind the wooden wall surrounding the small village of Periah. Dawn was some time past, and the villagers went about their daily lives as they always did, come poor weather, raids, and what ever else might come their way. Merchants set their stalls, cooks tended to their fires and prepared to feed their customers, and children helped with their chores before running off to have their fun. A few wagons trundled up the road, some ways off yet, but undoubtedly intending to bring business. For a small outpost town, life was as good as it got, and they had not suffered greatly in some time.
Sunlight glared onto the nearby cliff face and reflected into the windows of the inn, shedding light on any patron still asleep at this hour. More specifically, right into the face of a fairly young beastgirl, taking the opportunity for some extra sleep before heading into the wilder areas again. Her face scrunched against the light, trying to deny its existence, but eventua