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Assassin's Creed: The Catalyst: Chapter 3 The morning sun burned Perotto's exposed back as he swam to the shore of the Tiber River. Screams could be heard from up above, which meant the situation just escalated into something beyond panic. He ran to a set of stairs that led to the streets above. Acrid smoke filled his lungs. He knew there had been people left to die in that building, and he was at least partially to blame.
I could have made the time. There were at least 30 lives in those apartments, and I only managed to save one. Families. Mothers, fathers, daughters, sons...all left to die in the flames. The people who I vowed to protect from the brutality of the Templars were now nothing but ash in the wind...and I could have saved them. I should have known this was a trap. An unknown seal, from an unknown sender. How could I be so blind? This was a novice mistake, and I should have seen it coming...
Life is but a DreamWe are just unnourished frail bodies,
overfed with white lies and short-lived-euphorias.
Books filled with black letters,
etching lurid images into our utmost dreams.
Veering us from the big picture...
the one we fail to paint ourselves.
Our fists much too busy with fights,
that we are bound to lose.
Too occupied in line waiting,
for creativity to be let loose like a stray dog.
As if we will find home in this pursuit of happiness...
but we only enclose each other in small rooms
with nothing but old laptops.
How many times I've guessed which letter could it be...
Which letter could it be?
To free us from havoc-stricken-thoughts?
They come and go, unending like 24 hour subway stations.
There's no break for this lonely man,
heaving every breathe of stale air
into my overused lungs...
Living in confined walls of flesh
held up with brittle paper-mache bones.
Which day is it that I will burst out from this cage of a life?
And hover with the Gods found in carefully binded bo
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