Can ghosts of the past tell their tales? Do they have truths to tell us that survive time—truths that forever scream for attention, truths that shatter modern smattering and sciolism. I believe they do—indirectly of course. They speak through the shards of clues found in History and Archeology.
Let’s look in on a family of these spirits who live at a time when Muslims, Lombards and Normans are at their doorstep and pirates lurk everywhere. They live under the protective umbrella of Byzantine rule but it rarely appears to help.