A scroll of rumours, Chinese Whispers style
A magical catastrophe that changed the world of Kalimon forever
An event that changed the Dragon Empire forever
"Remember, lad, nothing on this world remains constant, not even the world itself or anything beyond. The only constants ever are the Fabric and time"
The story of a castle where time and the sound of piano intertwines
In this culture it is not wise to talk too much good things about anything - especially children,lest some evil spirit steals it. So it is customary to say it is ugly and weak and will surely not survive. Also:
"The man who boasts of his young woman is a fool,
The man who boasts of his wares will get rich."