For refusing to bow to him, the beloved King Woden banished Ash and Embla to the wastelands beyond his realm; there to be punished for their transgressions for the remainder of their days. No one else in the kingdom seemed to realise what they had: only tyrants rule by force.
Mini-saga for today! This was actually an idea for a longer bit of writing which I’m yet to get round to. Hopefully this mini version gets across the main sentiment, there just isn’t the space to spell it out too obviously. Hope you enjoy!