Academs Fury Prologue (Codex Alera #2)

Academs Fury Prologue (Codex Alera #2)


Genres: Fantasy

Status: Full

Updated date: 11:49:29 12/08/2022

Description "Academs Fury Prologue (Codex Alera #2)"

If the beginning of wisdom is in realizing that one knows nothing, then the beginning of understanding is in realizing that all things exist in accord with a single truth: large things are made of smaller things. Drops of ink are shaped into letters, letters form words, words form sentences, and sentences combine to express thought. So it is with the growth of plants that spring from seeds, as well as with walls built of many stones. So it is with mankind, as the customs and traditions of our progenitors blend together to form the foundation for our own cities, history, and way of life. Be they dead stone, living flesh, or rolling sea; be they idle times or events of world-shattering proportion, market days, or desperate battles, to this law, all things hold: Large things are made from small things. Significance is cumulative-but not always obvious. From the writings of Gaius Secondus, First Lord of Alera Wind howled over the rolling, sparsely wooded hills of the lands in the care of the Marat, the One-and-Many people. Hard, coarse flecks of snow fled before it, and though the One rode high in the sky, the overcast hid his face. Kitai began to feel cold for the first time since spring. She turned to squint behind her, shielding her eyes from the sleet with one