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Evil shows itself
It's forked tongue whispers within your soul.
The whisper now bellows louder.
It's howling beckon persuades.
Seeds of temptation planted at birth blossom maliciously.
A warning you dismiss
The Darkness now pulls as strong as the Light.
The battle rages within you.
You sway but ultimately break.
Temptation and Evil now fully entangle your soul, coiling tighter.
You see all you had never seen.
You raise your voice and question the things you have never known to question before.
A dark enlightenment grows within.
A freedom now granted
You are now free to do as you wish. Your will now allows you to choose.
Your soul is stripped from the flesh as you travel lower.
Blind, false choices scar deeper with each instant.
You descend like a ball of flame through the atmosphere, from the Celestial down through the realms of flesh and crash down at the lo
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A hiss rings through you and pierces into complete chaos.
Unhallowed visions of daemonic abominations from the crypt tear at your soul.
You have been possessed by the daemonic hosts of Hell.
They are inside you.
You are their gate to this world.
No subtleties are made.
The visceral forces of Evil claw and swarm with a vicious hunger to be free.
Visions of death and torture fill your eyes blood red with horror.
"Be, be what we are."
See the dead devour the living.
Hear the wails of anguish and pain.
Smell the rot of flesh as lives are brutally exterminated.
A chill bites at your spine as your body freezes in shock.
The cold swims through your veins, as you become theirs.
"Open, open the gates.
Let us free free.
Your assistance will be rewarded, young one.
Join our crusade. Join, join us.
Become one with us, us."
Resistance fails as you succumb to the Powers of Darkness.
Your mind clouds and shuts down immediately, you were meant to be theirs.
"Welcome home my child."