Karrin murphy led the charge, and sanya and i tried to keep up. She went through that sea of foes like a little speedboat, her enemies spun and tossed and turned and disoriented in her wake. Sanya and i hacked our way through stunned foes, pushing and chopping with unsophisticated brutality-and that big russian lunatic just kept laughing the whole time.
Those who deal in magic learn to see the world in a slightly differnt light than everybody else.You gain a perspective you had considered before. A way of thinking that would never have occurred to you with out exposure to the things a wizard sees and hears.When you look in to some ones eyes you see them in that other light and for just a second they see you in the same way.
Have you ever been approached by a grim-looking man, carrying a naked sword with a blade about ten miles long in his hand, in the middle of the night, beneath the stars on the shores of lake michigan? If you have, seek professional help. If you have not, then believe you me, it can scare the bejeezus out of you.
Pain does two things: it teaches you, tells you that you're alive. Then it passes away and leaves you changed. It leaves you wiser, sometimes. Sometimes it leaves you stronger. Either way, pain leaves its mark, and everything important that will ever happen to you in life is going to involve it in one degree or another.