The city of Twilight Town was always quiet and peaceful, and everyone got along with everyone and face their days with a smile. No-one lived in fear of anything, and even if it started to rain, the sun would continue to shine. No crime ever happened, so there was no real need for the Twilight Town Police Force, but it was there none the less.

Very rarely, something happens to someone that would make their smile fade for a few days, weeks or months. One of these rare occurrences happened to me—well, two of these rare occurrences, actually. Both events opened the gates to something much, much bigger that would happen 16 years in the future. You've already been told what happens in the middle, but the middle is never a good place to start. I think it's time you heard the beginning.

Following is the beginning to something either terrible or wonderful, depending on how you want to look at it. My story probably isn't as bad as the one you've already heard, but I figured it might answer some questions.

So, let's begin.