| "Doom comes to every man. Fate plays no favorites. The one thing you can be certain of in Life is Death. These are platitudes, my child, meaningless. Listen to the words left unspoken, and measure not the manner in which you live, but in which you die."
-Faldan, Xambrian Ancient
The Tale of Bane begins at sunset. He stands upon a cliff, watching the last of the day's fire descend into darkness. Behind him can be heard the sniffing, snorting sounds of his persuers... almost human. It is time he thinks.