A pandemonium sweeps the crowd and voices rise, calling for sacrifice to Mother Agora.
His screams echo through the church as he is consumed by the flame.
As Olsten burns, more follow suit — sacrificing their lives for reasons none understand.
20 in total give their lives in this ritual, their names forever etched upon the Ether:
As the evening's role in the ritual dwindles, many recognize The Number marking the return of Her light.
The travelers sleep through the remainder of the evening, and await further evidence of Mother Agora's return.