This piece puts me in mind of the Kalb's dark warriors, tormented by their own souls, gathering in the shadow world, awaiting his command. (The LightBridge Legacy Book III) ✦✥✦ Art credit (?): Assassin's creed artwork - Killer by Yuan
The Picts, early inhabitants of Scotland. Pict actually means "painted people". "Pict" was the name of the people who lived in Scotland before the Scots invaded from Ireland, that's right the tribe known as the Scots are Irish. The two lived together and gradually merged until the picts disappeared as a distinct people.