Kalumtum was born towards the end of the Babylonian empire to a prositiute in Babalyon she lived a life of poverty but happinness and was considered very beautiful since childhood she had no lack of attention good or bad till at the age of 10 her mother was blessed with a another daughter Aja who from the moment she was born captivated any who saw her. They grew to majority together Aja in love with her older sister while Kalumtum grew only more dark and twisted inside by the jelousy she felt over her younger sisters charms. when Aja hit her 14th year she began recieving gifts from many of the cities men but when she was a approached by Adapa the wealthy son of one of the cities most popular merchants (once a fan of Kalumtums) The elder finally couldent allow it to continue. She asked Aja to accompany her on a walk to one of the local gardens and there she slit the girls thoat like a sacrificial lamb leaving her in the bushes and returned home pleased with her work. That night the first dreams and the first snakes appeared Kadi goddess of justice had seen what she had done and dueled out puishment if one where to behave so snake like then the only company she deserved was the company of serpants. After that day whereever she went snakes came to join her and the people of Babylon grew frigtened. Sowly she withdrew from the markets ,from her home and finally from her city. where she traveled alone but the company of snakes which she despised. In her travels she heard wispers of a women who might be able to reverse what Kadi had done to her and she begins to travel to the north in search of a cure.
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