Atreyu and Artax had searched the Silver Mountain, the Desert of Shattered Hopes and the Crystal Towers without success. And so, there was only one chance left to find Morla, The Ancient One, the wisest being in Fantasia whose home was the Shell Mountain, somewhere in the deadly Swamps of Sadness.
Everyone knew that whoever let the sadness overtake him would sink into the swamp.
here’s a quick refresher, or introduction, if you’re not sure what I’m talking about. It went right over Patrick’s head but I think it’s hysterical. I yell Artax every time I step in that damn mud. Its the path down to the sugar shack, so I yell it about 12 times a day!