Tales of King Dunen
THE AWAKENED CITY
Written by Arthur Miriello
copyright : MIRART : Revised Nov. 3, 1997
Small change in the middle of Chapter 3 and the last chapter to add a new element to the series and upcoming stories.
In the begining, God created the heavens and the earth. He also made man and women in his own image and gave them the one earth to care and rule over it and to fill it with their kind.
At that very time, Adam and Eve sinned against God, breaking their communion with him. To save them from eternal damnation, God promised a Messiah would come to deliver them from the condemnation of sin and restore their broken communion.
Adam and Eve went on to bare many children and these multiplied exceedingly. In the years that passed, their numbers roamed the whole earth and filled it. They worked the stone to make great and magnificent cities. Kingdoms rose by great men of renown and made palaces of glorious design and art. They mastered the steel for tools and for weapons of war.
The great beasts also walked the earth, but they feared man and remained far from their hunting.
During the passage of time, the lineage of Seth called upon the name of the Lord, while the lineage of Cain succumbed evermore to Satan as their father had done. Cain's children grew in wickedness and hated the worshipers of God. They caused much strife and greatly desired to destroy them and remove them from amongst the living.
In these early days of human history, our story begins...