This is the story of how God taught an unambitious man to seek a throne.
THE DREAM OF ZYMAS
Zymas was the King's right arm, the King's right eye, and--so the irreverent said--the King's right cobble, too. Zymas was born to a stablehand, but first his strength, then his skill, and at last his wisdom brought him such fame that now he was general of all the King's armies, and the terror of Zymas spread throughout all of Burland.
Zymas had only five hundred soldiers, both horse and foot, but this was a day when a village had five