Everything you need to understand or teach The Sandman by Neil Gaiman.
After a visit from the Fates, Destiny of the Endless calls the family together for a rare meeting. Present are Destiny, Dream, Death, the twins Desire and Despair, and Delirium, the youngest of the Endless. Having given up his duties for a life of wandering, Destruction does not attend the meeting. Destiny tells them what the Fates said, that certain events will be set in motion, and that a king will forsake his kingdom and the oldest battle will begin once more. Destiny does not know what this means, but, after consulting his book, knows that it all begins with the family meeting.
Desire begins to argue with Dream about one of Dream's past romances, a young tribal woman named Nada. After seducing her and revealing his true nature as the Shaper of Dreams, he had asked her to become his queen. When she spurned him, he condemned...
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