mythology, the first Man was created by the gods as a servant. All mortal
races are descended from the First Man. Kyger Litor
stepped forth from Hell
, and mated with terrified Grandfather Mortal to found the race of Trolls. Grandfather Mortal was made to mate with rock
s (fathering the dwarves
), and so on.
When Humakt's Lover
with the power of Death
, she asked Grandfather Mortal, Humakt's friend, to be there to help them test the strange new power. Thus, Grandfather Mortal was the first being to die, and this is why all mortal beings die.
may have seduced him or raped him in Hell, after he was dead, spawning broos, but this is speculation only. Grandfather Mortal is represented in some shaman
ic Ancestor Worship
cults as Daka Fal