The Penta Ghasts is the name of a poem written by an unknown author who once dwelled within the Starless Sedge. The poem’s subject matter is widely debated within the circles in which such odd and grim poetry is celebrated, though it is firmly agreed that the poem is intended as a warning. And even further, others that trek into the darker places of the world, believe the poem itself may be a small portion of a long forgotten, and most certainly dreadful spell.
Oddities that remain unexplained are many. For instance, why the prominent usage of the letter “B”? None seem to know and will likely never be discovered, but one thing is for certain: The Penta Ghasts begs the reader be wary of a terrible thing that lurks in places inaccessible to us, and lives on as a reminder to “be mindful of your tears”.
The poem reads: