“This execution was designed to ‘maintain social order’ amid fears that fortune telling has become too widespread.”
Fearful little twit has to execute seers because of their threat to his ‘power’. Wow. Little boy is weak. Can take life, but cannot live with it. Fragile indeed.
The thing is, they honestly think they are ending the influence of these beautiful souls, not understanding that life does not end simply because the body quits. No … these influences will continue long after they take the body.
It will be these who whisper in the ear … at ALL times of the day and night, for now they need no sleep. Way to go hero, you’re sinking your own ship, sealing your own fate.
Then there is the USA president who loves this guy … I suspect this isn’t going to end well for much of anyone.