1109131057P"Are you sure we're in the right area? The topography of the map just doesn't add up--"1109131057P by Niightinjale
"Of course we are! See those stones? That's how you know!"
Anna squinted at the towering rock formations her brother gestured to. They weren't on the crude map they had. Admittedly, hardly anything was. It seemed to only have major cities and natural landmarks on it. As if it had been drawn by somebody who knew the overall idea of the place, but had never explored it.
"Those stones aren't on the map, so how can you--"
"Feel them! That, sister, is the living stone itself!"
Nikola strode forward eagerly, his senses tingling. The living stone! A rare and unique mineral found only in this area of the continent - and possibly not anywhere else in existence. There were stories of the fantastic things it had been used to create - none more mesmerizing than the Gate. Unfortunately, specific details practically didn't exist. The running theory was that those in charge of the major cities didn't want anyone m