Celestia is dying, and she knows it. The world she ruled is gone to cracked dirt and dust. Everything she had, everything and everyone she knew were gone.
All except a few. All of them mortal enemies at some point, all of them resigned to their fate.
What can they do in their last hours?
They can carry on through the past that comes to face them again, and the future that is so startlingly close; they can carry on, in the midst of pain and conflict; they carry on, when creation and destruction meet for the final round; they carry on, when death comes knocking at the door.More Less
When the relations between the Zebra homeland and Equestria are strained, the Princesses decide to send Zecora as an envoy to negotiate. Conveniently enough, Zecora is pressed by a letter from her mother and her sickness, which can only be cured by a potion grown from specific ingredients. The now older Applebloom (cutie mark included) joins her master to adventure across the land and save the world from a threat unlike any known to ponykind.More Less