The TempestARCHETYPES

The Tempest

Fire, New (10)

Keywords:

Chaos, disorder, destruction, unopposable force, Nature reclaiming the land

Reversed Meaning:

Rebirth after devastation, rebuilding after destruction

Basic Interpretation:

A once-strong keep is ravaged and decimated by a raging Tempest/ The strongest creation of man is powerless before the forces of nature. The storm destroys ancient stones, fertile fields and everything in its path; the only thing it leaves is hope for a new dawn.

Objects:

Mirror fragment, seeds, a broken pot, a rusted dagger, a rainbow.

Plot Suggestions:

A storm destroys a city; the foundation of a church - a great icon - is stolen and destroyed; the realm loses the war; a dragon or other beast attacks.

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