THE PRINCESS AND THE DRAGON: INTROTHE PRINCESS AND THE DRAGON: INTRODUCTION---------------------------------------------NARRATOR: Once upon a time in a far away kingdom, a young prince reigned with a gentle heart. He was kind, nurturing, and loving. One day, a knight brought news of an evil wizard who was terrorizing the village. The prince, knowing he had to stop the wizard, rushed out of the castle with sword in hand. When he tried to slay the wizard, he was blasted by a gust of magic. He felt an odd change within him as the wizard warned him to go back inside. The prince did as he was told, slowly changing shape. He fell in the main hall, becoming, to everyone's surprise, a monstrous dragon. Everyone within the castle escaped, fearing the prince's form. Ashamed of his ugliness, the prince hid himself away in the depths of his castle. The wizard appeared in the prince's room and gave him a large mirror, a window to the world around him. He also placed an hourglass on the table. This was a timer, for when the last g
Random prologueOnce upon a time...No, wait, that's not an original way to introduce this tale... Anyways, I suppose it'll work. Once upon a time, there lived a prince in a grand kingdom. He was brave, strong, and intelligent. One day, his father sent him on a quest to slay a wicked warlock in the marshlands. The prince agreed and found the home of the warlock. Soon after drawing his sword, the prince found himself falling under a monstrous curse. He became dazed and distorted, falling to the ground dizzily. When he awoke, he was alone in the woods, sword missing. He found his way to a crystal clear lake and saw an animal's reflection in the water. A black bear's reflection twitched its ears and snorted with surprise and shock.