AN: This story contains heavy spoilers from Final Fantasy XV Ardyn's Episode. The title is taken from one of the poems written by William Blake (Shepherd, 1887).
"Long ago, there lived a man blessed by the gods and revered by the people as their savior. His name was Ardyn Lucis Caelum, and he was to have served as the first king of Lucis."
The legend was true, but it was passed on from generation to generation through different words, turning the true story from a tragedy into an omen needed to be forgotten. I was brought back to a time and place with hardly any properties, cities or towns built. A time that civilizations were at their starting grounds, including the Lucis Kingdom. I saw villages occupied by only a small number of populations, almost scarce to be precise.
Words were spread that an illness called the Starscourge was causing the already