Friday, October 11, 2013

Ch. 2, Page 9

The battle for the drawbridge did not range far across the courtyard, with neither Robilar nor Gronan willing to lose any ground.  The winner was clearly whoever had control of the winch that operated the drawbridge.  Again and again each sought to drive the other away from the mechanism, but they were both excellent swordsmen and too evenly matched.  Neither drew blood from the other, though their blades were now lightning swift flashes of steel that would have shredded a lesser warrior to ribbons. 

Slowly, though, Gronan was able to win himself into position and...
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  1. I suppose that when Gronan gets back with his reinforcements, he'll find the drawbridge raised and Robilar & Co. in possession of the Fort!

    And, as they say, possession is nine tenths of the Law.


  2. More likely that they'll have looted the fort and burned it to the ground, I think ;)