History Literature / AWitchShallBeBorn

16th Jan '16 8:56:06 AM Doug86
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"[[http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/A_Witch_Shall_Be_Born A Witch Shall Be Born]]" is a ConanTheBarbarian story written by Creator/RobertEHoward. First published in December, 1934.

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"[[http://en.wikisource.org/wiki/A_Witch_Shall_Be_Born A Witch Shall Be Born]]" is a ConanTheBarbarian Franchise/ConanTheBarbarian story written by Creator/RobertEHoward. First published in December, 1934.
9th Apr '15 9:58:05 PM LordYAM
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** [[spoiler: That rejection becomes Valerius's StartOfDarkness]].
3rd Feb '15 8:38:17 PM AbacusWizard
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* WhamLine: Conan wants to lead the Zuagir to liberate Khauran from Constantius. Olgerd argues that Constantius's mercenaries are too strong for them to defeat.

-->"Not if there were three thousand desperate Hyborian horsemen fighting in a solid wedge such as I could teach them," answered Conan.

-->"And where would you secure three thousand Hyborians?" asked Olgerd with vast sarcasm. "Will you conjure them out of the air?"

-->[[spoiler: "I ''have'' them,"]] answered the Cimmerian imperturbably. [[spoiler: "Three thousand men of Khauran camp at the oasis of Akrel awaiting my orders."]]

-->"''What?''" Olgerd glared like a startled wolf.
7th Jan '15 11:18:21 AM GoodLuc
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** [[spoiler: That rejection becomes Valerius's StartOfDarkness]].
16th May '14 6:48:32 PM Angeldeb82
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* ColdBloodedTorture: Used freely on Taramis
* {{Curse}}: Why the witch is born

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* ColdBloodedTorture: Used freely on Taramis
Taramis.
* {{Curse}}: Why the witch is bornborn.



* DamselInDistress: Taramis.



* DistressedDamsel: Taramis



* HumanSacrifice: Part of the ReligionofEvil

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* HumanSacrifice: Part of the ReligionofEvilReligionOfEvil.



* RescueArc: Valerius's plan as soon as he learns she is a prisoner

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* RescueArc: Valerius's plan as soon as he learns she is a prisonerprisoner.



* [[UngratefulBastard Ungrateful Bitch]]: Valerius, who's nowhere as strong nor experienced as Conan risks his life several times and manages to rescue his beloved queen Taramis and kill Salome. Taramis doesn't even ''look'' at him when everything's over and has eyes only for Conan.

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* [[UngratefulBastard Ungrateful Bitch]]: {{Ungrateful B|astard}}itch: Valerius, who's nowhere as strong nor experienced as Conan risks his life several times and manages to rescue his beloved queen Taramis and kill Salome. Taramis doesn't even ''look'' at him when everything's over and has eyes only for Conan.
28th Dec '13 7:50:31 PM werk
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** Though Conan recommends Valerius as the new chief of the guard.
4th Oct '13 2:50:01 PM Onitatsu
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* BigDamnHeroes: Conan and his men arrives just in time to save Valerius and Taramis from the toad-like monster summoned by Salome.



* TheDragon: Constantius

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* TheDragon: ConstantiusConstantius to Salome, specifically chosen for his lack of morals.
* EldritchAbomination: Salome summoned a toad-like demon from the netherworld, to whom she feeds prisoners. Upon her death, it frees himself from his room and tries to eat Taramis and Valerius, but is killed by a shower of arrows from Conan's soldiers.



* KlingonPromotion

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* KlingonPromotionKlingonPromotion: How Conan takes the control of the tribe.
* RedRightHand: The birthmark which identifies Salome as a witch, a red crescent moon on her chest.


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* [[UngratefulBastard Ungrateful Bitch]]: Valerius, who's nowhere as strong nor experienced as Conan risks his life several times and manages to rescue his beloved queen Taramis and kill Salome. Taramis doesn't even ''look'' at him when everything's over and has eyes only for Conan.
21st Sep '12 3:00:40 AM darkjezter
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* BatmanGambit: Conan builds fake siege engines to trick Constantius into leading his army outside of the city, allowing Conan to ambush and destroy the mercenary army.



* TheDragon: Constantius



* TheHighQueen: Taramis

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* TheHighQueen: TaramisTaramis, who is beloved by her people for being a kind, virtuous, and benevolent ruler.
6th Jul '12 11:48:59 AM Goldfritha
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-->''"You know how to reach the dungeons from the palace, Constantius?" said the witch-girl. "Good. Take this spitfire and lock her into the strongest cell. The jailers are all sound in drugged sleep. I saw to that. Send a man to cut their throats before they can awaken. None must ever know what has occurred tonight. Thenceforward I am Taramis, and Taramis is a nameless prisoner in an unknown dungeon."''

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-->''"You ->''"You know how to reach the dungeons from the palace, Constantius?" said the witch-girl. "Good. Take this spitfire and lock her into the strongest cell. The jailers are all sound in drugged sleep. I saw to that. Send a man to cut their throats before they can awaken. None must ever know what has occurred tonight. Thenceforward I am Taramis, and Taramis is a nameless prisoner in an unknown dungeon."''
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