Power of a NameMore Like This
by Marisa Mockery
His name was not always Link. Nor was he always a hero.
Once, long ago, when the first Zelda was born and the first Ganon thought of power, there was a boy with brown hair who had a different name and was decent at a sword. Not good. Not bad. Just decent.
His name has been lost to time. It could have been Ashley. It could have been Enrique. It could even have been Bob. But his name was not Link, and he did not even wear green.
Until that day
The day the Triforce was split for the first time.
It was a funny name, hed always thought. The Triforce. Yet it was only made of twothe Triforce of Power and the Triforce of Wisdom. Yet it was called Tri, which meant three. Wouldnt there be a third?
Then he found out why it was called the Triforce. And not because it could split into three.
Boy, called a soft, loving voice. The boy, who had been practicin