They’d always known this day would come but they never expected it to be so soon. Theirs was a forbidden love. They’d tried to fight it but fighting the guards who thought she was being kidnapped was easier. When her father heard she’d gone willingly, he roared that both would know a painful death.
For many months they’d sailed and found this place on the banks of a mighty river. Here they planned new lives of peace and calm and love. Still, their Viking brethren had found them. The dragon boat would soon be upon them and that could mean only mortal combat.