Just a little (by which I mean minuscule) piece of writing which I thought was fairly interesting. Enjoy!
Not because she particularly believed in fate, it was more because she knew they had no other choice. Perhaps, if the stones had fallen in some other manner…but there was no point in dabbling in what ifs. What was done was done, and nothing she could do would prevent the flow of time. That was simply how it worked. It didn’t matter how many mages or other manipulators you may have had; without the grounding of a well-meaning atheist, you would simply find yourself floundering through the messy entrails of time.