Ware, Arthor, and Thakria.
My words come not from a bard, not from a child of the light and Civilisation, and not from a Springdalian.
In all treaties between evil, one party uses, the other is used.
It is the way of things, and it shall happen.
The Master has said he holds know facination with ruling, only conquering.
If the cities of Springdale, Mercinae, Parrius, and the other villages lay in smoldering ruins, and the Master once again craves blood, who will be left for him to devour?
One who lies down with dogs does not wake up with fleas..... they rarely wake up, if the dog is hungry.
Written by my hand on the 14th of Midwinter, in the year 1000.