Nightingale's Lament

Book of Fables by Kral Bethuri I


Highly Influential work of literature, given as a gift from the Kral to his Son, to serve as advice. While the book itself is no longer common, the tradition of giving written advice in the form of fables involving characters in the book, is commonplace in lowlands svalek culture. The book consists of 262 fables and/or poems organized into 12 chapters. The titular ‘lament of the nightingale’ has been made into a popular folk song.


Nightingale's Lament

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