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Behind, the night of Erebus hung entire;
And deserts gloomed or glimmered on each hand.
The City of the Titans (1915)
There was a quick debate on Twitter about how gods should never be killed in Dungeons & Dragons style games. This reminded me of one of the most dangerous dungeons our party of players encountered back in '89. The Tomb of Pan was a home brew that my uncle had come up with whist his kids & me were in school learning Greco Roman mythology.
The Clash of the Titans film was still on everyone's mind in '89
My uncle had picked up on a bit from Greek mythology & the closest I could come was this quote from the Stack Exchange Mythology & Folklore beta ;