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The Odyssey (and other tales)

Discussion in 'Civ3 - Demo Game III: RPG' started by Grandmaster, Jun 20, 2003.

  1. Grandmaster

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    On a cloudy autumn morning, a black-hooded figure walks down a darkened road towards an Egyptian patrol. The patrol consists of 3 spearman, each a new recruit trying to stay warm in the autumn wind. The notice the figure.

    Soldier 1: Halt! Who goes there?

    GM: (In Egyptian) Ah, Private, it is good to hear the Queen's Egyptian again. I have spent the last 2 weeks in the land of the heathen Fanatican dogs, scouting for a countattack to push their main assault off-balance. Tell me, is Commander Nassar around? I must give him this report...

    The man reaches into his cloak as though to pull out a scouting report, but instead draws his sword from its scabbard and with one fluid motion severs the head of one spearman. The other two spearman are in shock, but one quickly recovers and attempts to bring his spear to bare. But he is not fast enough, and receives a sword through the chest, followed by a swordstroke that shatters his shoulder. Finally the other patrolman recovers and thrusts with his spear, only for it to be cut in half by the lone swordsman. The spearman ttries desperately to protect himself with a shield, but it is beaten away and he too eventually succumbs to the onslaught. This done, the Fanatican warrior wipes the blood from his sword on the tunic of a dead Egyptian, and rifles through their clothing until he finds what he was looking for. A map of the surrounding area, showing the location of Egyptina patrols to be avoided and more importantly an Egyptian light cavalry camp to the northwest. The Fanatican places this map in his cloak and continues up the road to the northwest, into the heart of danger and the home of glory.

    OOC: Folks, this is my attempt at starting a pass-along story to revive this RPG. The rules are simple: post a chapter continuing the last person's post, and leave yours open-ended so people can add to it. Anybody can join at any time. This is about a jounrey through the Egyptian war zone, so please try not to get too far off topic. And finally, don't kill other characters without their permission, s'alright? :)
     
  2. Stuck_as_a_Mac

    Stuck_as_a_Mac Aptenodytes forsteri

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    In Penguinadua, there is a woman. She longs for excitement and fufilment. She is Baroness Contessa Liza DiSaaMuel
    Liza: Just call me Liza. Liza with a Z.
    Anyway, Liza wants something to do. She hears of the Egyptian War and what may be happening to her country. She also hears of a journey to Thebes to try to sort out Peace
    Liza: I must go! SaaM, you stay home and tend for Helenatica. I have to leave here. Leave these halls of learning and that stage. And especially your oboe... I must flee for my sanities sake. Perhaps I can help bring an end to this war.
    SaaM: But what if you perish?
    Liza: If I am not home within the next year, carry on, carry on. Goodbye, SaaM
    And so, Liza has left her ivory towers in exhange for a pair of walking shoes, a big stick and a map.
    Okay.. there were 2 song refernces 10 points if you get both of them. And no asking "is it___?" You must write out a story and at the end, like here, put your guess.
     
  3. Grandmaster

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    After the scuffle with the spear patrol, the Fanatican (stil unknown to the Egyptians as Grandmaster) decides to make camp for the night. He finds a spot in a nearby woodlot that will offer him some cover, and sleeps the half-sleep of those who know that hostiles with swords and spears are right around the corner.

    In the morning, when he awakes, he sees a figure coming down the road. He hides in the brush several feet back from the road, sword drawn, until he hears singing in the Fanatican tongue. He leaves his cover and approaches the traveler.

    GM: A warzone is no place for a Fanatican lady like yourself, ma'am. Perhaps you should go home.

    Liza: First off, call me Liza. Second off, no. I am here to travel to Thebes and put an end to this war. I think the igger question is, who are you, and why are YOU here?

    GM: My name is of little consequence. I am here for mcuh the same reason you are, although I imagine our means of ending this fighting are ratehr different. Well, if you insist on traveling to Thebes, you will need and escort. The Egyptians resent us fr our sucesses against their cities, and have taken to doing rather dishonorable things to any Fanatican civilians they find unprotected.... especially the ladies, sadly. Come, we should move, a patrol will likely come this way soon. Tell me, Liza, how are you at riding horses?
     
  4. Stuck_as_a_Mac

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    Liza and Grandmaster approach the horsefields
    Liza: How am I, you ask? It takes most people a week to get paperwork between Gorina and Penguinadua. Takes me.. 4 days. All due to technique. Lets get ready to ride.
    And with that Short Entry , the 2 grab some horses and ride off towards Thebes, hoping OTHERS will join them
     
  5. Grandmaster

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    OOC: Meh, stole my fire there SaaM... i was planning a glorious raid on an Egyptian light cavalry camp to steal the horses.... oh well. :( Guess I should come up with a new idea. ;)

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    As the two ride from the horsefields, they happen upon a company of Fanatican cavalry.

    Cavalryman: Hail, travelers! This is a warzone, and we strongly suggest that all civilians vacate the area.

    GM: Indeed, but we are on a mission. This young lady here must reach Thebes, and I am to escort her. Tell me, soldier, have you experienced much combat of late?

    Cavalryman: No, it has been quiet around here. Word is the Egyptian Resistance has given up after seeing the fall of that last city. But you never....

    Suddenly, a arrow flies through the air and hit the cavalry officer in the neck. Grandmaster instinctively jumps off his horse, and pulls Liza down off of hers. More arrows fly from the brush by the side of the road, and 3 more cavalrymen fall. The group is now reduced down to 4 dismounted soldiers and the two travelers. They get behind their horses, taking cover from the fire. Then they hear a bloodcurdling warcry.

    Resistor: Cleopatrahu Akhbar!

    13 Egyptians armed with a random mixture of spears, Khapesh swords, shortbows, and farming instruments charge out of the bushes towards the Fanaticans. Grandmaster draws his sword and waits until the nearest Egyptian is right upon him. He leaps out from behind his horse, taking down the spear-armed Egyptian and driving his sword through his heart.

    GM: Liza, can you work a spear?

    Liza: Yes, no problem.

    Grandmaster throughs her the spear, just in time for her to point it outward and skewer an oncoming bowman. The cavalrymen are fighting in close quarters too, killing Egyptians but also taking casualties. Two Egyptians with swords try to encircle Grandmaster, but he fights both back with his quick-moving sword. He finally cuts off the sword hand of one, removing him from the fight. The other drops back to pick up a fallen man's bow, but as he reaches down to get it he takes a swordblow in the back, followed by a backslash that nearly removes his head. Liza holds off an Egyptian with a timbering axe, jabbing with the sharp point and batting him away with the blunt end. Finally, when all is done, 13 Egyptians and 7 Fanaticans lay dead in the road.

    GM: Still want to go to Thebes, Liza?

    Liza: Indeed. Now more than ever.
     
  6. Civanator

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    Anthony hears of growing Violence towards traveling Fanaticans. He is growing bored of his life, and decides to leave for Thebes to stop the Egyptian menace. He leaes his wife Alia home to teach Romanate. He saddles his horse and rides off. His skills in Romanate will help him, and maybe some friends.

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    Hours later, Anthony comes to a inn on the egyptian border. He goes inside and finds every egyptian dead.

    Anthony(in fanatican tongue): My gods! What in the name of Alpha happened here!?

    Out of the shadows a figure emerges. Anthony poises himself to fight, but the figure speaks Fanatican.

    GM: Hello fellow brother. What brings you here?

    Anthony(Seeing he is Fanatican): I have come to stop the Egyptian menace. What are you doing here? And who is that? (pointing toward Liza)

    GM: My name is of no concern. And that is Liza.

    Anthony: Hello Lisa.

    Liza: It is LIZA with a Z!!! Anyway, who are you?

    Anthony: I am Anthony DePaolo II, son of Antonio the Conquerer, and I have come to use my skills in Romanate to stop Egypt.

    Liza: Exactly what we are doing. Where are you heading to?

    Anthony: To Thebes, the heart of Egypt.

    GM: Hmmm.... Good. We are going there too. What is this, Romanate?

    Anthony: Romanate is the Skill of self-defence. Anyone who is an Expert can defend themselves without weaponry, and can use weaponry effectively.

    GM: Defend without weapons? Outragous!

    Anthony: Just draw your sword and try to attack me. You will find that I can move fast enough to evade you, or I can stop your sword with my hands.

    GM takes a swing and Anthony evades with amazing agility. GM takes another swing and Anthony catches the blunt sides with his hands. He thens trips GM, and Anthony pulls out his katana.

    Anthony: Now do you beleive me?

    GM: Very well. You are skilled in your art, maybe I would like to know your secrets.

    But they hear Egyptians coming, and rush out the back door. On to thebes they go. What obsticales are ahead, no one knows.
     
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    Behind the inn several Egyptian horses are tied to posts. Their masters lay on the ground inside, and have no more use of them. Grandmaster and Liza, who had lost their horses in the ambush, each take one. Grandmaster now carries the dagger of an Egyptian soldier alongside his sword, and Liza has the spear and shield of another dead Egyptian.

    The three horsemen ride through the woods to the back of the inn rather than taking the main road, for on that road is nearly an entire regiment of Egyptian swordsmen. When they emerge from the forest, they take a dirt path that eventually rejoins the road well away from the Egyptian army. They continue along the road towards Thebes, and after several hours' riding they spot a small village on the horizon. As they crest a hill, they have a perfect view of the town. And that is when they notice that the town centr is burning. Closer examination of the scene shows arrows flying back adn forth across streets from building doorways, civilians trying to flee and being mowed down in the crossfire, and Egyptian soldiers rushing through the village with torches, burning everything they can find.

    Anthony: What's going on? I thought that was an Egyptian village....

    GM: Look, over in those buildings to the far left. Fanatican soldiers are holed up in that bath and those two stores. I think we porbably attacked and occupied the town, and now the Egyptians are counterattacking and trying to destory the city so we can't have it. I heard about something like that... they're calling it a "scorched earth" policy I think; destroy everything you leave behind as you retreat so the Fanaticans can't take it. They're massacring their own civilians so they don't join Fanatica.

    Liza: What can we do about it?

    GM: We can fight.

    Anthony: Against all those soldiers? There must be 3 companies down there!

    GM: Three of us against three companies? Sounds about right to me.

    Grandmaster draws his sword and spurs his horse forward. He charges down the hill and into the burning town. The other two riders follow behind him.

    At the base of the hill stands a platoon of Egyptian axe warriors, watching the city burn and waiting to enter the fight as reserves. One of them turns to look up the hill just in time to see a mounted warrior charge down upon him and cut him open with a sword. The other look to see what happened, and another is felled by the fast-moving, sword-wielding warrior. They lift their axes, but axes are useless in defense. In the next minute two more fall. Then two more riders arrive. They join the skirmish, and together the three kill all 8 Egyptians. They enter the city on horseback, and see that almost everything is ablaze. Down the street, with their backs to the riders, are a company of spearman, now armed only with torches, for they are pillaging, not fighting. This is to be there downfall, and the three Fanaticans charge into their backs and cut them down in lines. They try to fight back with the torches, but the battle is hopeless. Only one Egyptians survives, and he runs to tell the other two companies what is happening. Before he can get very far, a Fanatican regular shoots him down with an arrow. The man had been hiding behind two empty barrels, but had not fired because he had only one arrow and would have been too vulnerable. He comes out from hiding and takes three spears from the fallen Egyptians.

    GM: Okay, let's split up. Anthony, Liza, you two go right and engage 2 Company. Him and me will go left, engage 3 Company, and relieve our boys that are pinned down. Let's go.

    The two riders go right, and Grandmaster and the regular go left. Liza and Anthony manage to get the jump on 2 Company and are able to kill 15 of them before they are even able to bring their weapons to bare. When they finally do, they find themselves no match for the close combat skills of Anthony and for Liza's mastery of the spear. Meanwhile, 3 Company had been looking in the direction Grandmaster was coming from, and saw him before he could get close. 3 Company turned out to be a light artillery company, made up of archers and slingers, with no close-quarters weaponry. Grandmaster knew that if he get inside the effective range of a bow, he could easilly defeat them. He raised his sword and charged straight into the Company. His horse was hit once with an arrow, but was mostly missed because of the speed at which he came straight at the soldiers. From only feet away, mounted atop a horse and wielding a mighty sword, Grandmaster was almost invulnerable to artillery. He cut down the archers in droves, killing 25. The other five were handled by the Fanatican regular, who killed the last one before dying of an arrow wound. His companion fallen, Grandmaster rushed ahead to free the trapped Fanaticans. He found they were pinned down by only 4 archers, who were so concentrated on firing at the trapped men that they didn't even notice the man close in behind them and draw a dagger. In one motion, lightning fast, he wrapped his hand around the one archer's moth and cut his throat. The second archer turned, and saw the hand come at him as it plunged the Egyptian-made dagger into his heart. The other two took aim at Grandmaster, but he was able to lift the dead Egyptian in front of him, and his body intercepted the missiles. The warrior then charged the archers down on foot, and cut both of their bellies open with his sword. With the artillery silenced, the Fanatican soldiers were able to evacuate the burning building moments before it collapsed. In the middle of a burned out village now stood 23 Fanatican soldiers.
     
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    Liza: What kind of nation could do this to its own people? The mere thought of killing citizens would make any decent Fanatican want to heave. Should peace be brought? Or should we not bother and turn arround? Is the price of our lives worth more then the price of innocent Egyptian civilians?.....
    No... No... we must do what we have come to do. Onwards, my friends! To Thebes. We must speak with Cleopatra herself or die trying.
    Anyone have any problem with humming? I feel like humming. Hmmmm hmmm hmmm hmmmm hmmmmm....
    Anthony: Stop! Its driving me mad.
    Liza: Okay.. ill sing quietly to myself... [quietly] Oh the only one who could ever reach me... was the son of a preacher man... [/quietly]
    GM: Its going to be a long journey...
     
  9. GenMarshall

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    Mara Jade and CivGeneral walks up to Grandmaster

    Mara Jade: Hey, Wait up Grandmaster!

    Mara Jade and CivGeneral stops infront of Grandmaster

    CivGeneral: Mara and I would like to join in this odyssey.

    Mara Jade: Ill bring along a Platoon of Jade Commando Solders.

    The Battle continues as planed as stated above (Hey, where is Mara, CivGeneral, and the Jade Commandos? :confused: )

    OOC: Grandmaster & Stuck: Please include Mara Jade and Me into this Story.
     
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    Anthony: Ahh, Mara and CivGenral. What a surprise. I can train you in Romanate while we journey.

    Mara: That is right. We also want to stop the Egyptians. Right CivGeneral?

    CivGeneral: Kill.... Cleopatra..... Huh?

    Mara: Never mind him.

    They later break camp and rest for the night. Anthony dozes lightly, just in case Egyptian Soldiers come.
     
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    Mara Jade orders the Jade Commandos to get into possition. CivGeneral walks out of the tent

    CivGeneral: Kill Cleo, The only thing Ive ever killed was a deer in a hunting expodition

    Mara Jade: Its quite easy. Just think of Cleo as a deer

    CivGeneral: Thanks Lov.

    Both Mara Jade and CivGeneral head into there tents to get a restfull night sleep.
     
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    That night, Anthony has two dreams. In one dream, Cleo is sitting at a table, and all his friends heads are on it. He is alive, watching her eat them, and drink their blood. She then plunges Grandmaster's sword into Anthony's heart, and kills him. In his second dream, Cleo is lying dead on the floor. Several Jade's are also dead with long scratches across their faces. Anthony is bumbling around as if drunk. On his arm are 3 long finger nail scratches. The finger nails seem to have had posoin on them. Anthony looks up at the ceiling and everything goes black. At this instant he awakes with a start.

    Anthony: AAHH!

    Liza(Startled): What is it!??

    Anthony: I had a dream, it was frightening.

    Anthony describes the dream as everyone gathers around.

    GM: Hmm..... (mumbles something under his breath). Well, try to get some sleep, we have a long journey ahead of us...

    Anthony tries to sleep, but has the dream over and over again...

    OOC: I have a plan for Anthony. His 2nd dream he never died ;) His dreams are omens, the first an omen of failure, the second an omen of success. But does it seem like success to him? No. That is where I am counting on you guys to help him ;)
     
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    The travelers continue on in the morning. CivGeneral, relative of a Despot like he is, has his own horse, and he and Mara ride together. Anthony, Liza, and Grandmaster are each astride their own Egyptian warhorses. As they travel down the road, they come across an old blind man, a young woman, and her young daughter.

    Woman: Please sirs, please stop. We have been on the run for 4 days, fleeing the destruction of the city. We have no bread and no water. Can you please help us?

    GM: What do you all think? Can we afford to stop and help these people?

    Liza: Do we have a choice? Look at them! They need us!

    GM: Very well then, we'll give help you. Tell me, is there a military camp around here?

    Old Man: Yes, there is a camp of irregulars in the hills about 2 miles to the east. They're the ones who burned our village. Why?

    GM: Give me an hour and I will have you all the bread you can eat and all the water you can drink. Mara, Liza, stay with these people and see if there is anything you can do. Anthony, CivGeneral, come with me. It's time to go "shopping."

    CG: Shopping? What?

    Mara: Don't mind him....

    The three horsemen ride off, as the ladies attempt to doctor the wounds of the man and woman and ease the ordeal for the child. After about a mile of riding, the mounted warriors enter thickly wooded hills. The broken terrain is perfect for a band of guerillas to hide in. And sure enough, that is what they are doing. The horses pick their way slowly through the underbrush, until Grandmaster notices a light. He dismounts and walks, crouched, to the end of the woodline. Here is a clearing, in the center of which burns a bonfire. Arrayed around that bonfire are 3 canvas tents. Seven horses are tied to a tree off to one side of the camp. A number of Egyptian irregulars, armed with all sorts of weapons and farming implements, are walking around the camp, oblivious of the death that awaits them. Grandmaster signals his two companions to dismount and come forward. This they do. All draw their weapons, and on Grandmaster's mark, they burst into the camp. They manage to take down three guerillas whose backs were to the woodline. All of these men held bows, and the attackers immediately took these weapons. They each took aim at enemy guerillas who were looking the other way, and loosed their arrows. More Egyptians fell dead. Anthony and CivGeneral continued picking off guerillas with the bows, as Grandmaster drew his sword and slipped into a tent. The man in the temp was so shocked that he didn't even react, and was quickly slayed by his assailant. Grandmaster rifled through the tent, and managed to find the man's rations, plus those of other soldiers, and some extra bread and waterskins that are stored in a trunk. Grandmaster figures that is enough to feed the three people they have met, and leaves the tent. Almost all of the guerillas have been shot down by the CivGeneral and Anthony, and those who still live are hiding in the forest. The three then each people pick up sticks and light them in the bonfire. They torch the tents, and then remount. Riding at full speed, they make it back to the road in but a few minutes, where they hand out the food and drink to the old blind man, the young woman, and her daughter.

    Woman: Thank you, sirs! How ever did you get this much food?

    GM: Lets just say we took it from some people who won't be needing it any more.

    With that, the Fanaticans ride off again, every mvoing towards Thebes.
     
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    After the Event earlier. Mara Jade and CivGeneral ride along side Grandmaster. The Three began to have a conversation among themselves.

    Mara Jade: I dont think we have met, Grandmaster. I am Mara Jade, Soon to be CivGeneral's wife and a Jedi like CG is.

    Grandmaster: So, what do you do, Mara?

    Mara Jade: CivGeneral and I are Co-Commanders of the Jade Commandos.

    Grandmaster: You mean, the Force sensitive Solders with the Purple Berets?

    CivGeneral: Yes

    Grandmaster: Tell me, CG. When you wed Mara, would that mean that you would be the New Despot.

    CivGeneral: Yes.

    Grandmaster: Tell me, what did you do during your time in the Capital of the Jade Province.

    CivGeneral: Well, I am the Prince of the Jade Province. I am also the Governor of the Jade Province

    Grandmaster: Interesting, a Noblemen into Politics and Warfare.

    CivGeneral: Yep, quite unusual at the time. During when the Despot visited the capital city, Augustus asked me if I was single. I replied yes, and he told me about Mara. He said "You will meat a wonderful beautiful, General. Her hair is as Fiery Red and here eyes as green as Jade".

    Grandmaster, Mara Jade, and CivGeneral continue there ride to there next destination
     
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    OOC: No offense CG, but: Spelling Mistakes Galor! ;)

    Later that night, after everyone has gone to sleep, Anthony has the "dreams". But this time it is only the one where cleo is dead. He starts to understand them, but he is still uncertain. Every night he tries to figure it out, but to no avail. He needs something to help his vision grow stronger....
     
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    OOC: @Civanator - I corrected the post before you even posted. and there are no "spelling mistakes Galore" :mad:.

    CivGeneral, Mara Jade and Grandmaster has decided to set up camp for the night.

    Grandmaster: The night is comming in fast. We best set up camp here for tonight.

    CivGeneral: I agree. Mara, do you still have the camp set

    Mara Jade: I certanlt do.

    CivGeneral and mara beguins to set up there tent. After that, they help Grandmaster with his Tent
     
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    Before they go to sleep, the three get to talking again. Liza and Anthony are already sound asleep in their tents.

    CG: So Grandmaster, you never did end up telling us what you have been doing for the past few years.

    GM: Most people wouldn't want to hear about it.

    Mara: Really? Why?

    GM: It isn't a pretty story, ma'am.

    CG: But we would like to hear it. Now you have me curious.

    GM: Alright, if you insist. Now, I'm sure you know about the various nobles who rule their little fiefdoms all over the Empire. Well, where I lived before this, the ruling noble was particularly agressive. It turns out the neighboring kingdom also had a warmonger as its lord. Anyway, the two fiefdoms went to war. At first our territory was winning, but then the tide turned. The enemy launched a massive counterattack with archers, swordsmen, and heavy cavalry that pushed our forces back to the very village I lived in. The town was built around a stone fortress, so the troops and citizens began to evacuate themselves into the fort. But my family was too slow. I was only young at the time. The enemy soldiers reached our home before we could leave. They killed both of my parents and torched the house. I survived because I was able to sneak up behind one of them, cut his throat with a cooking knife, and steal his sword, with which I fought my way out of the house at the age of 10. I ran and hid in the woods until the siege was over. They eventually brought in siege artillery and leveled the fortress with the enter village in it. That was when I realized that while honorable war between two nation-states is one thing, dishonorable war between neighboring factions of the same nation with atrocities like the ones I experienced cannot be allowed to continue. So I dedicated my life to stopping it. I spent a year in the woods training with the sword, learning to master the technique, building my strength. Then I went t the land of that had waged war against my home. I slipped my way into the Prince's palace and killed him. He wasn't even armed. I drove a sword through his heart and left the body right there on his throne. Then I left right through the front door, and nobody was the wiser. I've spent the last 8 years doing that. Fighting a guerilla war against the nobility that destroyed my family with its stupid infighting. I've traveled all over the country, as well as Greece, all the time learning and fighting. And so here I am. Still traveling and fighting.

    CivGeneral and Mara Jade look at him with quite a degree of shock.

    GM: Now that doesn't make for a very good bedtime story, does it? Perhaps we had all best go to sleep. Tomorrow will be another long day.
     
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    Anthony wakes up from his "dream" just as Grandmaster says, "Fighting a guerilla war against the nobility that destroyed my family with its stupid fighting. I've traveled all over the country, as well as Greece, All the time learning and fighting. And so here I am. Still traveling and fighting."
    After these words, Anthony ponders the possibilities that the noblility was Helenatica fighting the Peeseas.....
     
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    A Dream Sequence: Mara Jade's Dream

    Mara and CivGeneral are in a middle of a battle, Right beside her is a Major in the Jade Commandos, a close freind of CivGeneral

    Mara Jade: C'mon, we need to get over that last ridge.

    JC Major: Ill see what I can do. Chances are that we would not sucseed.

    Mara Jade: Then it is a risk we need to take.

    CivGeneral: We better make it fast.

    The Group dashed across the feild, dodging arrows and blocking sword blows

    Mara Jade: Gah, there is to many of them

    JC Major: Ahhh!!!, Ive been hit!!!

    Mara looks behind her and noticed the Major has suffered a mortal wound in his chest

    JC Major: Go, on with.... ...out me. If only we could find a way to dispurse them, then it would be much easyer. Ughhh, uhhhh.

    The JC Major soon colapes and dies

    Mara Jade: CivGeneral, we need to retreat. We are taking heavy casualties.

    CivGeneral, heard Mara's retreat cry and was one step ahead of her. Soon an arrow is in the path of CivGeneral's back. as soon as the Arrow reaches 1 inch from CivGeneral's back, Mara Jade wakes up in a cold sweat

    Mara Jade: Noooooooo!!!

    CivGeneral: Huh? what? Whats going on?

    Mara Jade: I had a dream. Everything was going well untill the Major was killed and then you.

    CivGeneral: Whoh. Freeky. And let me guess, there were too many troops

    Mara Nods

    Mara Jade: I am afraid we may have to disguise ourselfs in order to disrupt there military line.

    CivGeneral: We can ask Grandmaster to see if it is alright.

    Mara Jade: Right, and Ill try to grab some Egyptian clothing for our desguise. Ill go in as a dancer and you as my bodyguard.
     
  20. Stuck_as_a_Mac

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    Meanwhile, while everyone else is talking about GMs past, Liza is having a dream as well
    (A note: This dream takes into effect my ruling about RPG2 being like the Sumerians- Gone but known)
    Liza is by the sea, in a quaint little Village. All around her are voices
    Voices: Goo Goo Goo Joob... Dada... Cu...per....Ta...Nia...Make angry love to the fish!....
    Liza wakes up in a cold sweat
    Liza: What the hell was THAT
    [i[Who knows... Who cares....[/i]
     

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