Journal of a Paladin: Entry 20Journal of a Paladin
Episode XIX: Artifacts
By Matthew R. Fleming
A.K.A. the Cheddar Paladin
Entry #20 The Fifth of December in the Year Sixteen Hundred and Ninety-seven
The three of us hid in that antechamber, the fear of the Gods coursing through our veins as the Dragon of Mount Katah slammed into the Chovian door behind us in effort to break in and devour all but our bones and blades. Jordanello braced himself against the door in some futile attempt to keep the beast on the other side. Dr. Truman Kyle still had his torch, our only source of light. With what little glow we had, he and I searched the room for some device or information to possibly serve as our means of escape or victory.
The walls of the room displayed some Chovian hieroglyphs that neither of us fully understood, though I had seen some before on scrolls that the professor had shown to me. There were some useful illustrations, though. Using them we deduced that the writings on the wall were descriptions of the c