The cobblestones in the castle district were slick from an earlier rain. Those few who ventured out walked briskly, confining themselves to places bathed by street lamps or moon-glow.
Eddie ignored this unspoken rule when he came upon a patch where the street lamp was out. He plunged into the darkness irreverently.
Eddie was never seen nor heard from again, but some say they hear his nightly cries for help.