It is difficult to accept that the world works this way, but one must believe the truth of one’s eyes. When monsters came to the neighborhood, it was our wake-up call. Many saw what happened, but only a few looked behind the curtain. For better or for worse, the world behind the curtain looked back.
Now, those of us who were seen are tied to that world. The Paragon Entities have noticed what we wrought upon the world, and their belief in us has changed us. The ethics of the conflict we’ve stumbled onto are not clear, but we know we’re on the side of protecting the planet from predation by those outside it. When the threats we face rely on others’ perceptions of them, we must move each threat…