Renaissance. The Beginning.
~In the Beginning
Not much is known about the beginning of this world; even the Priests and Priestesses do not know. Everything was destroyed in the fires and floods of the earth hundreds of years ago. The descriptions of the Gods have long since been forgotten; only their names remain. And this is where the story begins.
Four forces dominate this world; they set rules and laws to be followed. Their names are simple: Cain, God of Fire and Ash, Azar, Goddess of Water and the Sea, Lorlei, Goddess of the Earth and Trees, and Matmar, God of the Air and Wind. Together, they created a world of life. Their rules and laws were set in order to maintain peace and justice.
However, the Gods faded when man learned how to beat animals into submission, how to dig for metal, and most importantly, how to kill for pleasure and greed. The Gods, in their final attempt to bring the world to peace, created Valde