<html><body><div style="color:#000; background-color:#fff; font-family:times new roman, new york, times, serif;font-size:10pt">[Vesper]<br>"That I think is the focal point gentleman the thing keeping that rift open and I think perhaps<br>at least partially responsible for keeping the tree from fully defending itself. If we could hit that hard.<br>Not us but a concerted effort I may be able to close the rift. The rift itself isn't originating in Atlantis.<br>We need to report all of this."<br><br>He inspects the pyramid and darkness trying to get a more knowledgable feel for what exactly it could be.<br>[/Vesper]<br><div><span><br></span></div><div><br></div> <div style="font-family: times new roman, new york, times, serif; font-size: 10pt;"> <div style="font-family: times new roman, new york, times, serif; font-size: 12pt;"> <div dir="ltr"> <hr size="1"> <font face="Arial" size="2"> <b><span style="font-weight:bold;">From:</span></b> Aaron
Clausen <firstname.lastname@example.org><br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">To:</span></b> The Tao of Cow Rifts PBEM <email@example.com> <br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Sent:</span></b> Tuesday, May 28, 2013 1:34 PM<br> <b><span style="font-weight: bold;">Subject:</span></b> Re: [Taocow PBEM] [Vesper] Book 3 - Chapter XII - Journey to the
Millennium Tree<br> </font> </div> <div class="y_msg_container"><br>> [Vesper]<br>> Vesper takes it all in. He wonders why the tree isn't shutting the rift or<br>> whisking away the enemy like he has heard in myth and rumor.<br>> His eyes go to the rift simply trying to get a sense and feel for the<br>> dimension beyond to see if it is indeed Atlantis on the other side of the<br>> rift.<br>> [/Vesper]<br><br>[GM]<br>Vesper senses that the tree is fighting, but something of considerable<br>power flowing from the nexus is somehow suppressing the tree's powers.<br>He cannot guess what it would be, but Splynn's powers are also<br>legendary, and he is a member of a vast interdimensional network, so<br>perhaps he has imported something.<br><br>Wherever the rift leads, it isn't Atlantis or any place on Earth. The<br>opening itself reveals only blackness, but there is power flowing from<br>it to some focal point.<br><br>One of the
soldiers snaps Vesper out of his reverie. "Aye sir, lookey<br>there, below the nexus." The soldier hands Vesper his binoculars.<br>"What do you make of it?" he asks.<br><br>The binoculars show what looks like a small golden pyramid, perhaps<br>twenty feet high. At the very top there is some sort of small black<br>object floating, and only a faintly visible line of black energy<br>leading to the rift.<br><br>The pyramid itself is heavily guarded, surrounded by at least thirty<br>well-armed Kydian Powerlords.<br>[/GM]<br><br>--<br>Aaron Clausen<br><a ymailto="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" href="mailto:email@example.com">firstname.lastname@example.org</a><br>_______________________________________________<br>Taocowpbem mailing list<br><a ymailto="mailto:Taocowpbem@zork.net" href="mailto:Taocowpbem@zork.net">Taocowpbem@zork.net</a><br><a href="http://zork.net/mailman/listinfo/taocowpbem"
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