A forgotten fact about King Theof is that, before becoming a co-king of Pozzelby and a hero of the realm, he was a consummate thief, an unusual profession for one of the noble elves of the Elon. However, he was always true to his race and was a highly selective thief, as given to using his skills for pranks as for actual theft. Despite that, Theof was something of an outsider in the elven community—he associated almost exclusively with humans and, rumor has it, was not a lover of all of nature’s things—apparently he was not fond of spiders.
Excerpted from J. R. Grimble’s Pozzelby: A History
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