Amusement Parks by Dianne Irving

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There are no members of the Legion of Grim Lamentation stationed here. Although in times past the Sarishan priests kept bound Infernals here to stand vigil, it is currently the Swords of Nier who closely watch the Portal. The Undercity No large city is without its underworld, but few can equal the depth of Nishanpur’s subterranean delvings. Unknown to most of the residents of Nishanpur, the underground constructions below the surface are as large as the city itself. The Sarishans, as well as the Nerothians, maintain large underground complexes beneath Nishanpur’s streets.

The city’s necropolis is found in this quarter as well, as is the infamous Flesh Market. On most days, the smell of the docks blends with that of the funeral pyres and leaves a moldering smell of wet ash in the air. Two gates give access to the outside – the Corpse Gate and the Devil’s Gate – but most people who enter this quarter do so through the docks. Warehouses fill the area near the docks, and a large volume of goods, both durable and perishable, enter Nishanpur by way of the Vein of Sarish for distribution to the city’s various markets.

Fortunately for the monks, they were not completely unprepared for such an eventuality. Although some, including the former Prior of the local order, died in the chaos, many of the monks escaped into the city, where members of their congregation hid them until the worst had passed. The Prior, along with three brothers, delayed the soldiers of the Swords of Nier long enough that the brothers were even able to remove the holy objects of Illiir from the Confraternity’s central chapel. Since that dark day, the monks have tried to make the best of their situation.

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