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‘You probably just beheaded him..’ chuckled Anja, her giggle echoing in the silence of the night.
‘That is how battles are won my child, not wars’. Old Thorsten said with a sigh, straightening his back, already some signs of scoliosis there.

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‘So pain gives birth to gain?’
‘Yes, my majesty’
he nodded…..
‘and oppression gives birth to uprising’
another faint nod…
‘As they say, what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Right?’