"As grey traces of dawn tinge the eastern sky, the three travelers, men of Willowdale, emerge
from the forest shadow. Fording the River Dawn, they turn south, journeying into the dark and
forbidding lands of the Necromancer.
Even now the intensity of his dread power can be felt, weakening the body and saddening the heart.
Ultimately they will become empty, mindless spectres; stripped of will and soul, only their thirst
for freedom gives them hunger for vengeance... "
Silence shrouds the forest
As the birds announce the dawn
Three trav'llers ford the river
And southward journey on
The road is lined with peril
The air is charged with fear
The shadow of his nearness
Weighs like iron tears