The Birth and Death of the Day
Before the universe existed, there was the Word of Golden Power. The Word was the source of knowledge and thought in the universe, and from this light of consciousness came life. From the light of life came Elves, and Dwarves, and Gods, and Demons, and the Elementines, and Humanity. The light shines in darkness, and the darkness has yet to extinguish it.
The Gods took up the Golden Power and wielded it together, forging the world and the realms beyond. Its task complete, the Golden Power left them, setting itself adrift beyond the far reaches of the Astral Sea. It watches, and waits, knowing that one day others will come for the Golden Power, and return it to the Gods, and be granted their deepest desires. So the legends say….