THE SILENT WEAPON Landslide Victory
ge as heroes and when that happens, his Captainship would be over. Once that happened, he would get back to being an adherent just like the others.
Therefore, as the others were praying to the gods to change things, he prayed too. Besides, he believed that the gods gave him the chance of power to change things.
After the Princess told him of this plan, he was very happy and knew that things were about to change. He was not much after the interests of his lover but the end of torture to his fellow underdogs.
He also knew that, his love was at stake once he was deprived of his Captainship going back to being a devotee. With him as a follower, it would be hard to meet his lover, the Princess.
He knew seeing her after would raise concerns to her brother the King. He wished for people to have freedom to love. He also wanted other people to have the opportunity to feel the joy of being in love without having to look over the shoulders.
Did this mean that, even Joseph might have fallen in love with Dorothy for the sake of his people and peace? As this question was yet to be answered, everything seemed to be in motion and in the right direction. The people knew not of what was happening except for the Kings plan to attack Lampa Kingdom. Though they knew it was hard for him not to win, it was a cloud of darkness to their hope.
Apart from the hopes of peace in their land, they also wished they had rather been sold to Lampa Kingdom as well. It was not the best but it was better to be in Lampa than Kamu. King Kangethe was not as harsh as King Martin was.
For sure, these people were no less than animals and beasts of burden. Just like animals and other possessions, they too were taken to the market to be sold. It was a time when penny was of worth than a persons life.
Humanity was surely under the feet of those in power. The size of the shackles around their neck, arms and feet during a market day said it all in black and white. If a donkey and a peasant went into the palace mistakenly without authority, believe you me, they would rather wish to be the donkey. It was an era of much pain and suffering and it needed to end.
Every time the Captain thought about it, he was worked up and was ready to do everything in his might to see his mission go through. He was tired of seeing innocent people suffer oppression by those in power only because; they had no royal blood flowing through their veins.