Tales of the Oremian Empire
As in most cultures, half-elves lead a difficult life in-between two societies. Most are reclusive and untrusting of others.
Most elven societies shun half-elves, considering them less than elf due to their human blood. Though some look upon them with pity. Humans, on the other hand, were far more accepting of half-elves, seeing them as magical and mysterious. Before the reign of Orem the Magnificent many half-elves could be found living in the human cities. However, when Orem began pushing his taint of magic campaign, they were once again betrayed by their kin.
Half-elves during and following Orem’s reign have a very difficult life, shunned by the elves and despised and feared by most humans. However, they have found another race driven underground by the Oremian Empire that they can somewhat associate with…