!!GLDOetT97DE 02/11/12(Sat)04:22 No.17894952|
"What I offer you tonight, citizens of Kashir, is a proposition. Your nation is dying. Do you seriously think the Elder Priests, your pillars of religion and counsel, can stand forever against the iron wheel of Progress? The world is changing, people of Kashir. What we offer you is a chance--a chance to take part in that change, to become one with it. No longer will you be bound by the chains of fate; no longer will you be doomed to sacrifice your children to forgotten gods; no longer will you starve, crying to the skies for drops of rain that will never come!
"We of the Voss Empire offer a way to escape this world of torment. You--yes, you, the individual--have the chance to shape your own destiny, not adhere to the old ways. With the Voss, you are guaranteed a soft bed, fresh food, and something that your Elder Priests could never guarantee: security. Think about it, you desert soldiers: never having to fret whether your family will be fed from day-to-day, never having to fear being struck down by the gods--this is what we offer. This is what we are giving to you! All that is required of you, people of Kashir, is to walk away. Throw down your arms, and you shall see just how benevolent we can be.
"I suppose some time will be needed for you to come to a decision. In the meanwhile, how about some more music? Here is a little something from my personal collection--it's Frederick Boyare with his hit single 'Moonlight Dancing'."
>A rousing tune began, first notes being sounded by the piano, before being accompanied by the trumpet and drums. The vocalist's growling voice echoed across the airwaves to the flying city...