The Tale of the Pied PiperOnce, there was a beautiful city that was made of pristine glass and gleaming metal. It was called the Gated City of Hamelin, an incredible utopia surrounded by protective walls to fend off attacks from the humble villages and hamlets that were jealous of the city's prosperity.More Like This
This city had a problem, though, a problem that kept its citizens locked firmly inside their houses, fearful of what lurked and scurried from the sewers and into the streets above. Though this city was supposedly immaculate, it was being overrun by vermin. Rats, mice, furred little pests of all kinds. The cats could barely keep up with the demand of hunting all these wretched creatures down, and the problem grew worse and worse by the day.
The cityfolk were at their wits' end. In the midst of their desperation, a traveller appeared one day, clothed in such a strange getup with eyes of such a brilliant purple colour, the citizens didn't know what to make of it. No one knew how he had gotten beyond the gates witho