Artabanus was deserted by his followers and fled to the East.
with his former followers, he decided on an immediate am tair of raid on Rome.
He trusted no one; he murdered his mother, his sons, the sister whom he had married; to prevent his harem from falling to his enemies he murdered all his concubines, and his most faithful followers were never safe.
There the tablets of "the soul of the most holy ancestral teacher, Confucius," and of his ten principal disciples stand as objects of worship for their countless followers.
We must repair the damage to the southern gate and make sure the eastern gate doesn't fall into the hands of Sirian's followers.