Most doomsdays only came once a millennium. A few came once a century. Yaneth had the potential to unleash his plans once a year. Which, sadly, meant that the knights were quite aware of his plans, and always ruined them.

Yaneth cursed the first few times. After that, he became thoughtful. If the knights had adapted to him, he had to adapt back. He wouldn’t have the timetable he had if he wasn’t meant to bring destruction.

The knights, meanwhile, thought Yaneth had the timetable he did as a yearly exercise for them.