|"You are planned, you are damned in this Brave New World" -Iron Maiden, "Brave New World"|
Song of the HeartSong of the Heart by Burrakuroze
Song of the Heart
Once upon a time, there was a prince. It was known throughout the land that this prince was everything a prince should be. He was handsome and brave, valiant and loyal, intelligent and just. No man had ever defeated him in battle, be it one of strength or wit, and every princess wished she were his. He had everything a prince should have. He had the best tutors in combat and academics alike, he had riches beyond belief, and parents that loved him who would do anything for him.
Yet Prince Aidric was not happy.
He had always felt as if something was missing in his life, yet he knew not what it could be. In time, his parents began to express more concern. Yet try as he may, Aidric could not tell them what it was that would make him happy. Eventually, the concerned queen decided perhaps what prince needed was a princess to complete him.
Princesses from all around the world traveled great distances at a chance to meet the prince. Yet every one of them came and left without