Epic of Else (An Elven Epyllion)Epic of Else
(An Elven Epyllion)
The Saga of The Sword of Power
The Legend of The Forging of The Sword
Sing, o goddess, of the Golden Age of the gods
when those divine and the Titans were at odds.
The gods were laying their plans
to guide and help mortal persons.
Many ages ago, perhaps before any age was,
Ya rebelled against Abraxas.
The war god, Tyr had foreseen
that Ya, god of evil incarnate would cause
strife amongst the inhabitants
of the world.
Tyr decided that he must plant
an artifact that would
aid the forces of good.
He used Volund's forge
to create a powerful sword.
Volund was the smith of the gods
But Tyr wanted to give it special powers.
He had invented these for
he had foreseen the war;
he had faced Ya too.
So, with his massive thews,
Tyr pounded the hammer down
until his task was done.
The Prophecy of the Heroes
The prophet Dualganoth did once
claim to see the future and pronounce
'When dark hordes overrun the land
there shall come a heroic band
of adventurers who