The rebels walked their horses out of their stalls and then mounted them. "We'll leave throught the north gate and head north-east until we get to the Great Road" the paladin said and rode out of the stables, the mage following shortly after.
Reaper rode slowly out of the stall and looked over at Tarika while he drew his hood back and and turned th horse towards the open stable doors. He rode out and followed the rebels down the street with a slow pace
"Our posturings, our imagined self-importance,
the delusion that we have some privileged position in the universe,
are challenged by this point of pale light.
Our planet is a lonely speck in the great enveloping cosmic dark.
In our obscurity – in all this vastness – there is no hint that help will come from elsewhere to save us from ourselves."
- Carl Sagan