The landscape was misty…the distance from the enemy, only a few steps away.

A strange smell was brought by the wind…”smell of death” I thought to myself
The birds flew into the sky as if they had a hunch of the massacre to come. The horses were neighing…probably in fear, the elephant trampled the earth to sake, as approaching…

With my sword in one hand, I holded the horse’s bridles tight .
“FOR THE EMPEROR “ I cried out loud ! “FOR THE EMPEROR” the soldiers hailed !
I commanded my horse to run..to run on our way to freedom. This battle had to be won ! Even if it was going to be our last !

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