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They may not have come into this world together, but they came to the same parents. Their father was Geneq, their mother Moks. To him, they were his blood and his tribe. To her, they were but tools.
As Tengri grew, their mother taught him the ancient signals and swore him and his sister both to secrecy. What he learned, he passed onto his sister long before their mother deemed Sarangerel ready. From their father, they learned the calls of the birds, learned to mimic them, to communicate as few other could.
Five and nine they were, when their mother passed away due to complications in childbirth. Both mother and unborn child perished, leaving behind two Moks children who had yet to come to terms with and accept what their mother had always impressed upon them as sacred duty. Rather, the pair took their secret and revealed it at long last to their father and the tribal head.
Suns turned to moons, and moons to cycles. Tengri came of age, and was beset by an idea: that by offering up his unique set of skills in service to the Empire, he might win lenience and preferential treatment for the Geneq. Though he thought his new course best, Sarangerel did not wish to lose him to the Empire, and beseeched him to not go. He was dead to her pleas, and for that he earned himself and the Empire her bitter resentment.
Brother and sister both went missing recently, only to turn up moons later in Eorzea, sporting rags for clothes and little else to show for their past....