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Angeline Joins The Chosen

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It is 6am on Jawiliea the 10th, the month of the Testing of Fates, in the year 2392.
TFC started up at Tue Jan 25 16:33:08 2000 / The system time is Tue Jan 25 23:47:06 2000
End of the Granite Cavern
[Exits: south down]
This is the Last Bore, the tunnel that connected the Plaza to the black caverns of N'Kai. Stong winds howl here, flowing into small holes in the ground. The source of the winds is a mystery - there SHOULDN'T be any wind ... yet it rages like a storm here ...
A Marker Slab has been erected in the center of the room.
The Sigil Draktha floats in the air here, warding the cave below.
Cordir is here.
Who Angeline
1 player.
Aar [ Sh:12 ] Angeline walks the coils of the Wyrm
Angeline appears out of nowhere.
The larval polyp fades into existence.
The larval polyp attacks, but comes nowhere close to Angeline.
Angeline's crush devastates the larval polyp!
The larval polyp attacks, but comes nowhere close to Angeline.
Angeline's crush maims the larval polyp!
The larval polyp laughs at Angeline's fighting style, and chooses to toy with her.
Angeline's crush maims the larval polyp!
The larval polyp is DEAD!!
You hear the larval polyp's death cry.
Angeline gets 12 gold coins from the corpse of the larval polyp.
Angeline smiles at you.
Cordir smiles quietly.
Angeline curtseys gracefully.
Cordir says, 'Welcome to The Sigil Draktha'
Angeline smiles happily.
Cordir says, 'In some ways, Draktha is a symbol of the Chosen ...'
Cordir says, 'A barrier between light and dark, night and day, good and evil.'
Angeline sits down and thinks deeply.
Cordir says, 'Would you care to join me in N'Kai?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Yes please :>'
Cordir gestures downward.
DOWN:
Cave Conjoining N'Kai [Exits: north]
You are below the Sigil Draktha, near N'Kai the Black. You have no escape but to go onward, for the Barrier seals you within here just as forcefully as it does the Spawn. Bones lie scattered about, strewn above a dried pool of blood.
A Message has been scrawled on the bloody floor.
Angeline appears out of nowhere.

Cordir says, 'N'Kai is a special and sacred place.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'It is here that the Triat created a place of testing and nightmare..'
Angeline listens intently.
Cordir says, 'to be the forge that increases the metal and temper of those who would strive to better themselves. It is a place of violence and death, blood and magic. I ask Petitioners to come here for several reasons... First, that it is tied to the Triat... I am an Incarna of one of the Aspects of those named Triat. The Weaver. This place is holy to me.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Second, we, The Chosen, serve life. One cannot truly give ones'self to Life unless one has full knowledge of Death. While we are not the servants of Death who embrace that Loss... We respect and acknowledge it.'
Cordir smiles wryly.
Angeline smiles happily.
Cordir says, 'In that, at least, Thaygar and I disagree.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'but in any case... Be welcome to N'Kai the Black, Angeline.'
Angeline curtseys gracefully. She says (in common), 'Thank you :>'
Cordir nods. Cordir gestures, and a glittering web-like Pattern appears.
A large black widow spider slowly descends from the web, to land on the stone floor.
Cordir gestures at the spider.
Angeline utters the words, 'cloak of protection'
Cordir says, 'This is Guardian, who Weaves the Geasa of the Chosen into the Tapestry. She witnesses the joining of all Chosen. Angeline, I ask you a first time...'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Having journeyed here beyond the Sigil.. Is it your wish and intent to join the Chosen of Fate?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Yes, it is'
Cordir says, 'Very well. Then I ask you for certain proofs...'
Cordir says, 'Do you, Angeline, swear that you have served the young of the Realm for the span of a year and a day?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Yes, I do swear'
Cordir nods.
You hear a voice in your mind. * Witnessed *
Cordir says, 'You have, I see, reached the minimum requirement of ten ranks in your classes.'
You hear a voice in your mind. * Noted. *
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'I have received the tale of your young life thus far... And enjoyed it quite a bit. I thank you for it.'
Angeline smiles happily.
Angeline curtseys gracefully.
Angeline says (in common), 'It is my pleasure'
You hear a voice in your mind. * Witnessed. *
Cordir says, 'There is a three part series of tasks, as well. The newbie service being a part of it. The second part of that quest is traveling to eight racial cities of your home continent.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Have you done so, and gathered tokens as proof?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Yes I have...although one is a no-drop'
Angeline frowns.
Angeline says (in common), 'Us silly birds'
Cordir says, 'I'll take care of that.'
Angeline chuckles at her own joke, since none of you would.
Angeline says (in common), 'How should I give them to you? Or show them...'
Cordir says, 'If you would, save the no drop for last. Drop the others to the floor one by one and name their origins.'
Angeline nods.
Angeline gets an amulet inscribed "Nydia's Protector" from an egg casing.
Angeline drops an amulet inscribed "Nydia's Protector".
Angeline says (in common), 'Nydia'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, '(if you want to keep any of these, let me know)'
Angeline gets a metal plate from an egg casing.
### Kennet has connected.
Cordir ftells, 'Kennet! Good to see you!'
Kennet ftells, 'Hello Milady :)'
Angeline drops a metal plate.
Angeline says (in common), 'War'loov'
Cordir ftells, 'You're just in time...'
Cordir ftells, 'I'm about to welcome a new follower.'
Angeline gets fishscale gloves from an egg casing.
Angeline drops fishscale gloves.
Angeline says (in common), 'Em'deeville'
Kennet ftells, 'ooh :)'
Cordir ftells, 'Please take a moment and read the new anathema list. There is one who has informed me of his intents to hunt. You fit nicely into his range.'
Angeline gets a pair of grey leather boots from an egg casing.
Angeline drops a pair of grey leather boots.
Angeline says (in common), 'Kuroth'
Angeline gets a flagon from a black silk beltpouch.
Angeline drops a flagon.
Angeline says (in common), 'Safehaven'
Cordir nods.
Angeline gets a loaf of nutbread from a black silk beltpouch.
Angeline drops a loaf of nutbread.
Angeline says (in common), 'Cilladelia'
Angeline gets an aarahide loincloth from a black silk beltpouch.
Angeline makes a face of disgust.
Angeline drops an aarahide loincloth.
Angeline says (in common), 'SkullTop'
Cordir says, 'The Spire' Cordir nods.
Angeline says (in common), 'And the sparklie I have is from Aran'
Cordir says, 'Cover your eyes...'
Angeline covers her eyes.
Cordir envelops the room in flame!
Cordir nods.
Angeline uncovers her eyes.
Cordir says, 'The last part of that three item quest is the most important. The selection of Geasa'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Those ties which you will voluntarily bind yourself. Do you understand the purpose of Geasa?'
Angeline says (in common), 'I believe so. To test your own spirit, as well as yourself physically.'
Cordir nods and says, 'Then speak your chosen bindings.'
Angeline says (in common), 'In my learnings of Shamanism, I learned to respect nature... Therefore, I will eat not from the plants of this realm.'
Cordir nods.
Angeline says (in common), 'Second, I loved and raised all my nestmates so well, that I cannot harm children'
Cordir nods.
Angeline says (in common), 'And lastly, in remembrance of my days of nudity and poverty... I shall always leave at least one useful item in the pit before I depart this realm'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, 'I find these Geasa completely acceptable.'
Angeline smiles happily.
Angeline breathes a sigh of relief.
The spider dips its thorax in a bow, and murmurs, *Witnessed*
Cordir gestures, and the spider returns to the web, and begins to weave.
Cordir says, 'I would ask you one last time, Angeline, before you go any further... Are you utterly certain you wish to entwine your destiny with that of the Chosen and myself?'
Angeline smiles happily and says (in common), 'With all my heart'
Cordir nods and says, 'Then please kneel.'
Angeline kneels silently.
Cordir says, 'And please give me your hands.'
Angeline offers her slightly trembling hands.
Cordir holds your hands between her own, in the age-old gesture of a leige accepting an oath of fealty.
Cordir says, 'Do you, Angeline, swear to obey My codes and dictates?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Yes I do'
Cordir says, 'Do you, Angeline, oath to support your brothers and sisters in Fate?'
Angeline says (in common), 'I swear'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, 'And lastly, do you promise to grow as the Wyrm provides example, to embrace change, like the Wyld, and find honor within yourself like the Weaver?'
Angeline says (in common), 'I promise'
Cordir smiles quietly.
Cordir says, 'Then you may give me your Oath of Worship.'
Angeline now worships Cordir!
Cordir has accepted Angeline into her following!
Angeline smiles happily and says (in common), 'Thank you M'Lady'
Cordir ftells, 'Welcome to the Chosen, Angeline!'
Angeline curtseys gracefully.
Kennet ftells, 'Welcome!'
Cordir smiles quietly and says, 'Lets bring you home.'
Angeline ftells, 'Thank you :>'
Kennet ftells, ':)'
Cordir raises her hand in a graceful gesture of summoning.
A glimmering light appears, and expands into a shining web-like Pattern.
Cordir steps through the Pattern-Web, disappearing from the chamber.
Within The Tapestry of Fate [Exits: north up]
The Loom of the Weaver is here, coruscating with an unearthly radiance.
(Purple Aura) Kennet is resting here.
A glimmering light appears, and expands into a shining web-like Pattern before you.
Cordir steps into the chamber, almost unnoticed but for the glimmering around her.
The Pattern fades into motes of light, scattered about the chamber.
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Angeline arrives suddenly.
Angeline grins neutrally.
Cordir smiles quietly.
Angeline bounces around.
Cordir says, 'Now.. there is one last thing.'
Angeline curtseys gracefully to Kennet.
Kennet bows deeply.
Cordir says, 'I inscribe each of my followers with a mark.. A Ward which symbolizes the covenant made between you and I.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'That oath is not simply one sided. You do not serve me, and I stand aloof. Just as you give me your service, I give the same to you. Just as you are bound by Geasa, so am I.'
Cordir smiles quietly.
Cordir says, 'Where would you like the Ward placed?'
Angeline sits down and thinks deeply.
Cordir gets a black raven's feather quill from a bag of Nyx hide.
Angeline says (in common), 'I think I would like to wear that with much pride :>'
Angeline smiles happily.
Cordir takes the quill and slashes her palm, cupping it to catch the blood.
Cordir says, 'Kennet, would you hold out your arm?'
Kennet holds out his arm.
Cordir nicks Kennet's arm with the quill, allowing three drops of blood to fall and mix with her own.
Cordir says, 'Where upon your form, Angeline?'
Angeline holds out her arm.
Cordir says, 'Wing? cheek? Hand?'
Angeline says (in common), 'Hand :>'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, 'Kennet, would you hold her hand steady for me?'
Cordir says, 'There will be a little pain... but it will be over swiftly.'
Kennet reaches out and gently grasps Angeline's arm.
Angeline takes a deep breath.
Cordir dips the quill in the mixed blood, and inscribes a Ward upon your hand.
There is pain... intense and dizzying.
Angeline winces. Ouch!
Cordir finishes the Ward quickly, permanently marking it upon your skin.
Cordir creates (Tattooed) (Writhing) The Covenant of the Chosen out of thin air!
Cordir gives (Tattooed) (Writhing) The Covenant of the Chosen to Angeline.
Angeline wears (Tattooed) (Writhing) The Covenant of the Chosen as a decoration.
Cordir smiles quietly.
Angeline smiles happily.
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You see nothing special about her.
Angeline has a special twinkle in her eye.
Angeline is in perfect health.
Angeline is using:
<used as light> (Glowing) a war banner
<worn on finger> (Magical) the luminous blue quartz ring
<worn around neck> (Magical) the polished chrysoberyl amulet
<worn around neck> (Magical) (Glowing) the Amulet of the Tiger
<worn on body> (Magical) a studded leather shirt
<worn on head> (Magical) a padded cloth cap
<worn on legs> a pair of reinforced leather pants
<worn on feet> a pair of grey leather boots
<worn on hands> (Magical) (Glowing) fiery feathers
<worn on arms> (Magical) a pair of leather sleeves
<worn about body> (Magical) a quilted cloth gown
<worn about waist> (Magical) a padded cloth girdle
<worn around wrist> (Magical) a reinforced leather wrist guard
<worn around wrist> (Magical) an animal hide bracer
<wielded> (Magical) (Humming) a Mourning Star
<worn with pride> (Purple Aura) (Tattooed) (Writhing) The Covenant of the Chosen
Cordir says, 'It looks ... well.. upon you.'
Angeline says (in common), 'It looks good :>'
Cordir says, 'Thank you, Kennet.'
Kennet bows before Cordir.
Angeline says (in common), 'Um...well'
Angeline giggles.
Cordir says, 'Angeline, have you met my brother, Kennet?'
Kennet blushes.
Angeline shakes her head and curtseys gracefully to Kennet.
Kennet says (in common), 'I don't think I've had the pleasure'. He bows before Angeline.
Angeline says (in common), 'The pleasure is mine' She beams a smile at Kennet.
Kennet says (in common), 'pleased to make your acquantiance madam'
Angeline blushes and says (in common), 'As I am to make yours'
Cordir smiles and says, 'Now, there's a few things I must make known to you. Firstly, I do ask that you read the Board List.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Especially the notes marked "Anathema" and "The Chosen". I"ll be updating the Chosen note in a moment.'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'But the second thing is this... I am Terribly, Horribly... VAIN.'
Angeline chuckles, evidently amused.
Cordir says, 'I like my folk to be dressed well.'
Kennet snickers at his own evil thoughts.
Angeline smiles happily.
Cordir says, 'So please send me a list of your current eq, and I'll see where it can be improved.'
Kennet looks at Angeline.
Angeline nods.
Angeline says (in common), 'Your hotmail?'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, 'Please'
Angeline nods.
Cordir says, 'Do you have any other questions?'
Angeline sits down and thinks deeply.
Angeline says (in common), 'My title...is there anything specific it should say?'
Cordir says, 'I have titles I like to use...'
Cordir says, 'There is a Chosen=Only part of my web site'
Angeline says (in common), 'Oh, and the sparklie...? :>'
Angeline says (in common), 'so there is help with my title on the web page?'
Cordir nods.
Cordir says, 'if you go to (EDITED) That's the chosen only part.'
Angeline says (in common), 'And can you get this sparklie thing off me? It was pretty, but not THAT pretty'
Cordir says, 'At your rank, I believe the title is 'Handmaiden of Fate''
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Ok.
Cordir puts a sparklie in (Tattooed) (Writhing) The Covenant of the Chosen.
Angeline grins neutrally at Cordir, and says, (in common), 'Thank you!'
Angeline says (in common), 'I will use that for now then'
Angeline smiles at Cordir.
Angeline says (in common), 'Thank you Lady, for accepting into your following. I hope I prove to be valuable to you and my brothers and sisters'
Cordir smiles quietly.
Cordir says, 'We're glad to have you.'
Angeline curtseys gracefully.
(End Scene)

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