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Immortal Path

bat umbrella You are Kindred, I see, as you scratch on the door with the claws of a wolf, or scud softly like fog against the ancient wood, or even emit the bat screech mortals can't perceive.

You are awake and out beneath the cold light of the full moon, when stars twinkle in the velvet caress of incomparable night.

You are out when clouds drift between us and the heavens, lashing you with an autumnal rain, like emotions of the seasons and years that pass mortals but carry us along the tide of time.

 Eve profile Entrez vous, come in out of the chill weather and shake out your brolly (or let it shake itself out!).

I am Countess Sigula. Others have called me Evangeline, but in the past, in the far reaches of the past. . . other times. . . other beaches.

Ah yes, here are the men in my life. Lover and sire, Lord Trufort. He has been Kindred since before the birth of Christianity. And my immortal beloved, Louis Dumond, who is a bit moody tonight.

Trufort profile moody Louis

Oh, do you see another in the shadows? You should be honored. She is our faithful, often reclusive Wren. Wren peeking at you If you are here long enough, she might decide to come out and speak with you.

goblet Let us gather around the fire in our human form, and we shall drink my special deep red wine, immortal traveller. goblet

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But the clock must learn to strike
more than hours of pure pain!

"A Season in Hell"
--Arthur Rimbaud

You hold the key and notice it is made of bone Eclipse of the Cross: Let Monsieur Dumond escort you to our original door
Louis wrote a poem for the Countess

Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind

--Rudyard Kipling

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|Vampires of the Eclipse|
|Mortal or Vampire? Choose the Path|
|Mortal Path|
Immortal Path
|"Eclipse of the Cross" + Poem by Louis|

|Vampire Valentine: The Heart of Your Hosts|

|Soul Blood: Poem, Prose and Pictures|

|In a Welcoming Vein: Vampire Renaissance map|
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|The Entrance Gate|

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Mists of Night and Time


copyright 1998
edit 1 May 2011

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Vampires of the Eclipse