Dark Age — Mentioned in Angels' Blood
Characteristics / Attributes / Nature Edit
- The last Dark Age had devastated civilizations that had grown up over thousands.
Events in the Series Edit
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Raphael and Elijah talk after the Cadre meeting about how this could happen to Uram. Elijah thinks the Cadre could splinter and bring about another Dark Age. He tries to encourage Raphael to take the leadership of the Cadre of Ten.
- With Uram gone, the Cadre of Ten has the potential to fragment-you know what happened the last time we splintered." ... The Dark Age of man and angel, when vampires bathed in blood and the angels were too busy warring with each other to care. 
- "My men tell me her army of the reborn has doubled in number over the past six months." And there were disturbing rumors that some of her soldiers were the very newly dead - as if they'd been sacrificed to feed the cold embrace of Lijuan's power. "If she unleashes them on the world, it will augur the start of another Dark Age." — Elijah
- The last Dark Age had devastated civilizations that had grown up over thousands of years, destroying buildings and works of art so magnificent, the world would never again know their like. Millions upon millions of humans had fallen—collateral damage in a war between angels.