Disclaimer: As always I own nothing but the original characters and the situations all characters end up in. Everything else belongs to someone else and that's the way of it.
In The Beginning
Once the world was full of magic, mankind existing with many of the beings and creatures that would eventually be reduced to fairy tales and the world of make-believe as the centuries went by.
All things have cycles, you see, and as more beings populated the world, the amount of magic available for everyone decreased.
Rivalries also sprung up as territories were encroached on, with many beings discovering that they could not coexist peacefully.
There were public and private wars amongst the magical beings, as well as attacks against and perpetrated by the humans who had limited to no magic,
but were cunning and willing to go to great lengths to prove that one didn't need magic to rule.
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