Popular belief has it that the universe is comprised of atoms. In reality, the universe is actually made up of…
Aelfdene admitted his truth, and he did so publicly.
It was not an easy thing to tell the entire world that not only was he indeed an authentic djinn, but that all his magic had been depleted years ago when he granted his final wish.
He ended the press interview asking to be left in peace for the remaining years of his life, but people came anyway and they wouldn’t stop coming, at all hours, each of them bearing worthless trinkets and gifts, begging to be made beautiful, healthy, rich, and powerful.
Some even dared to ask to become a djinn, which was the wish that made him mortal.