"Mortals are fascinating, don't you think?" the question of the Emperor of Heaven, Zeus was so sudden that it caught the attention of the King of Hell, Skye and the Lord of Earth, Nero. They fell quiet and turned to look at him, waiting for him to explain his sudden statement. Zeus only smiled and shook his head, looking over to the grassy plains ahead of them. He said nothing more as he crossed his legs and lightly caressed the beads in his hands. He always held them for reasons unknown to anyone but himself. They looked pretty when the sunlight hit them from certain angles. They changed colors from time to time, they said it depended on the flow of energy that passed through their owner that day.
Today, they were a deep shade of steel blue. The two other gods guessed it was because he was in a particularly peaceful state of mind. They could tell from the way he observed everything in a relaxing silence. He leaned back and kept the beads close to him, admiring their beautiful color. S