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The Schwabacher Sword

∴ A Font of Power ∴ From the moment you first wrapped you hand around that broad leather grip, in turn embraced by swooping whorls of black metal, you knew there was no turning back. The image of the thing was imprinted on your… Continue Reading “The Schwabacher Sword”

The Hermia Smallsword

∴ A Fierce Contender ∴ You curse as your finger finds the errant point of a hairpin, then glance about to be sure no one heard. It isn’t decent, apparently, for a lady to use such language. Pressing the pin more firmly into your… Continue Reading “The Hermia Smallsword”

The Muirehen Longsword

∴ A Hunter for Hire ∴ As your breathing and heartbeat slow, the sounds around you grow distinct. The potion’s aftertaste still lingers in your mouth, any warmth that its alcohol content provided quickly fading away. With a forceful exhalation you open your eyes… Continue Reading “The Muirehen Longsword”

The Sauvage Sword

∴ An Honorable Quarrel ∴ “Prove it, then,” your comrade cries, and takes up his rapier with a flourish. You can barely recall how this row began, but it ends here, where they always do, with a duel a hair fiercer than jest, each… Continue Reading “The Sauvage Sword”

The Eris Rapier

∴ A Goddess Scorned ∴ “I never get invited to this sort of thing,” she laughs across the rim of her glass. “Not that I let that stop me.” She caught your eye as soon as you walked in. Something about her demeanour: playful,… Continue Reading “The Eris Rapier”