brainworms au. the princess is led to believe elktaur was killed by soldiers through various misunderstandings and leftover antlers, the General refuses to deny it since it would be easier on him if his past self is Dead. the mysterious Sorceress is born from horrible grief that her wayward friend was killed by her own soldiers, of which she had no idea were attacking centaur provinces.
It is truly INCREDIBLE how Becky Apples, "no one's horse", is the horse of the woman - the character who, in the end, makes the desicion to kill the person she loved and set herself free from his lies. She's no one's woman.