He gazed upon a sight so great,
this Citadel made to fascinate,
if he lingers longer he’ll be late,
and that would never do.
He wore the robes so thick, so warm,
they were his apprentice’s uniform,
And kept out the cold and winter storm,
that he had struggled through.
His quest was nearly at an end,
to reach the city and find his friend,
to finish his training and then defend
his home from what he knew.
In his ignorance he’d released
A dark creature, an evil beast,
upon the living, it will feast.
It was all his fault, it’s true.
He must become a mighty Mage,
a Sorcerer skilled with wisdom sage,
and face this creatures dreadful rage.
to defeat and then undo,
the harm that only ignorance can do.
This was written for the What do you See? challenge:
I have included the following word prompts: