Login | Register


All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


It is currently Sun Dec 16, 2018 12:49 am




Forum locked This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 2 posts ] 
Author Message
 Post subject: Dracolytes
PostPosted: Tue Aug 12, 2008 10:28 am 
Caenyr Newcomer
Caenyr Newcomer

Joined: Fri Aug 24, 2007 4:44 am
Posts: 34
The favoured few mortals who meet a Dragon in their lifetime are seldom left unmoved by the event. The sheer majesty of Draxil's great magical beasts is enough to burn an image upon the mind's eye. Some, however, find a purpose in their meeting - a new road in their life that is travelled by few. Those rare individuals admire Dragons beyond all other forms of life, and revere Draxil for the greatness of His creation. They are called Dracolytes.

While their path and devotion generally doesn't yield them any gifts or special abilities, there are a few small traits that Dracolytes acquire over the years, that set them apart from others. First of all, they tend to go looking for Dragons to learn from. Eventually, they will be able to learn the Draconic language, although their vocal chords do not allow them perfect pronunciation. Furthermore, they often acquire companions of draconic or otherwise magical blood, who in turn revel in learning from a denizen of the non-magical world.

Dracolytes tend to look for positions in which they can serve the benefit of magical creatures in their own world. They might become an ambassador of kinds, spreading the truth about Dragons and magical beasts to those who would hear it. They might stand up as protectors where Dragons are threatened, and from time to time they help others who have a wish to see a Dragon to reach their destination. They tend to know the location of many Dragon lairs, and tend to be hesitant to disclose that information.

Alternatively, some Dracolytes chose to withdraw from their former society altogether to spend a part of their life with a Dragon they have befriended. Knowledge and stories flow out of those companionships, and if a friendship grows especially warm, a Dragon might even bless them with a half-blood child. Still, due to their difference in lifespan, the time a Dracolyte spends with a Dragon rarely exceeds a decade.

Although the spark to become a Dracolyte may hit any mortal, from any background, they tend to change once they find their new path. All Dracolytes, with no exception, follow Draxil. They are never of Evil alignment, most of them are Neutral with a tendency towards Good. They take a strict vow to never harm a Dragon or any other magical creature. Usually, an arcane talent manifests in them sooner or later, sorcerers and especially bards being the most common Dracolytes.

Once they have come a bit further on their path, having learned the Draconic language and having spent a considerable amount of time among Dragons, Draxil may bestow the gift of Deszeld Orfit upon them, allowing their inner fire to kindle and burn as brightly as that of a true Dragon.

_________________
Image
Image


Top
 Offline Profile  
 
 Post subject:
PostPosted: Sun Feb 15, 2009 6:05 pm 
WoC Architect
WoC Architect
User avatar

Joined: Sun Aug 19, 2007 1:10 pm
Posts: 1464
Location: Vancouver BC
GSID: Waterjules
Name of Main PC: Laurel Dy'ness
More Mysterious and Religious Writings:


The Ageless Kin
History of the Ancients
The Blood of the Fold
Celessa, the Streams and Celestial Races Information regarding half-Celestials
Celestial Races Revisited
The Children of Hate
The Complete Works of Agren : Champion of Raekhan
The Creation
Dracolytes
Dreams
The Encyclopedia of Everything Magic
The Fallen Plane and the Dark Knights
The Gods and the Dark Knights
Half-Bebilith (Half-Demon Subtype)
Heart of Zenegral (The Great Wyrm)
Legend of the Aryan Tree
The Legend of the Frozen Soul
The Legend of Soulblighter
Libris Arcanum - The Tome of Magic
The Llith
Master Trees and Barklings
Moons of Caenyr
Necropolises
The Nightmare
Nilah Mirshann
On Dreams
On Orcs: The Turgma and the Har’akla
The Planes of Caenyr
The Psalms of Melivar
Rentop’s Journal
The Seven Faces
The Spirit Folk
Staff of Fury
Star Stories
Tale of Ascension
Tellers of Tales
Thanathos and The Circle of Erebus
Tome of the Fallen Mount
Unique Undead of Etaria
Valinor’s Tooth
Vhestij
The Whispering Lake
The Witch Masters

_________________
Teehee(c) Laurelicious Inc.
Image
Bringer of Shiny since 2002
My Blog


Top
 Offline Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Forum locked This topic is locked, you cannot edit posts or make further replies.  [ 2 posts ] 

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
cron