3. Promise to a Newborn
We are your mother's brothers, elf-kind, as our father chose to be long ago. You will learn much of your father's kind, here in this city of men. But we shall teach you of our kind. We shall teach you of our peoples, of our songs, and of our times. Elf-kind is immortal; we will live to the end of the world, but not here in this city in this new Age of Men. After we sail, none of our kind will live here again, save in the remembrances you keep of us.
And so we shall teach.
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