By Arthur Smith
It was once solid with magic and secret within the dim beginnings of time. It observed the increase of Greece, and the crowning of Alexander’s fortunes. It was once witness to either the majesty and the decay of Rome. It led the push of Islam. It knew the glories and the agonies of the outdated international, and the beginning pangs of the hot.
For generations it lay hidden in tombs or burial mounds, or hung in grim solitude upon the partitions of armories. but, every time males became to battle, keen arms reached for it—its shining blade shiny within the van of battle—for the grey Maiden had a mystery strength. the guy who held it could actually no longer be killed by means of the other blade.
As a few medieval proprietor scratched within the challenging, grey metal:
Grey Maide males hail Mee
Deathe doth Notte fail Mee
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