Just before the third decade of unity began, the war with Nuetrule ended. Shortly after, the King and Queen proposed to mend the land of now-named Unium. Slowly, people and creatures from both the Light and Dark began to settle into the new land. Five years after the third decade began, most of the civilians settled into their new homes. Major cities began to form around the exact area where the last of the Nuetrialites had been exiled. The people proclaimed this their capital city, and named it Victory City. From there, the Castle of Unity was built to symbolize peace, and to honor all of the fallen from the Light and Dark. After thousands of casualties, there was a shared grief and brokenness from the thirty years of battle with very few chances to breathe. To commemorate the victory, and the fallen, a celebration was held every year until the one hundred and sixty first year.
Annabeth sat on one of the stone bleachers the castle courtyard silently. The bon fire a