“Cruelty is learnt, malice you are born with.”
Attributed to Kwan-Xi, warrior philosopher of the Jade City of Shyish.


“We have become a Court of malice, of madness.”

“A Court of the cruelty and harshness of winter.”

“The bleak and the broken, the indifference of the wild.”

“You’ll find no comfort in our cold boughs.”