Dear Mother, In the upper floors is a room filled with gargoyle statues. There are gargoyles on the floor, gargoyles on the walls, half formed gargoyles and fully finished gargoyles. And of course, the moment J’Zhirr steps into the room, the gargoyles burst into life. Advertisements
Dear Mother, A gate guards the entry into a big hall. There may be a way to open it but J’Zhirr spots a door by the side and decides to open it. The door leads to a corridor that runs along the side of the hall. J’Zhirr passes by a weapon rack. Most of the … Continue reading
Dear Mother, J’Zhirr arrives at a room with a gargoyle sitting at the end. Thankfully it did not move when J’Zhirr approaches it. The only way forward is up the stairs, which is unfortunately blocked by a metal gate. J’Zhirr sees a pull chain on the other side but this one cannot reach it. Then … Continue reading
Dear Mother, J’Zhirr asks Serana if her mother ever kept gargoyles in the castle. “Not that I ever saw,” Serana replies. “My mother had a bit of thing for magical constructs. Not… not what you’re thinking. She just found them fascinating.” Great. Serana’s mother probably populated the castle ruins with gargoyles to deter her enemies. Worse … Continue reading
Dear Mother, The next room is covered in cobwebs but luckily there is no spider lurking nearby. However, this room is no less dangerous for there are strings of infected bones hanging from the ceiling. When J’Zhirr steps into the room, the gargoyle statue at the other end noisily burst into life.
Dear Mother, From the doorway, J’Zhirr sees a long dining table laid out with silver cutlery. Around the table are skeletons hunched over in their seats, as if they had fallen asleep while waiting for their meal to arrive. J’Zhirr has a bad feeling about this. What’s the probability that the skeletons will wake up … Continue reading