The Christian: Thrown:iconVagabondx: did an evocative bit of artwork. It inspired me. Go check out his gallery, please.
The Christian: Thrown
guest starring A Man Called Mace
by Douglas Wojtowicz.
They had caught him off guard, so quickly that the hammer of the Lord was still sheathed between his shoulder blades. As the Christian's vision returned to him, he felt them hauling him up the stairs.
In the darkness, all he could see were hooded, masked faces and powerful builds. He could hear the clink of a sword in its sheath, and felt the prodding of a knobbed mace poking him when he leaned against the one to his left.
"We thought that you would have been more in line with the Crusade, but it seems that you are merely a lipstick Christian," one of the muffled voices said.
It sounded familiar to the masked paladin, though the aching of his head from his ambush kept him from concentrating too clearly.
It was only when the one with the sword opened a door when the light of the city and the starl