Escape From Castle Midnight: PrologueEscape from Castle MidnightEscape From Castle Midnight: Prologue4 years ago in Fan Fiction More Like This
Prologue: The True Tale of the Mare in the Moon
Everypony in Equestria knows the tale of the Mare in the Moon; how the two heavenly sisters, Princess Celestia of the Sun and Princess Luna of the Moon, controlled the night and day of Equestria until the day Princess Luna transformed into the wicked Nightmare Moon and refused to allow her sister to bring back the day, forcing Celestia to imprison her within the moon.
Yet there is another side to this tale a side that no pony, not even Celestia, knows about a moment in the life of Princess Luna 1000 years ago that would change her destiny forever and, one day, that of all Equestria
It was a particularly serene Night. Luna had made sure of it: the clouds had all been brushed aside that evening, allowing the full moon and all its star companions to bathe the land in their unique and effervescent glow without obstruction. Surveying t