In the beginning there was Chaos, the ingredients of all things. Order is essential to create form. And Balance saves the universe from both dissolution and unbroken uniformity.
opportunity; vital and virulent
authority; safe and sterile
equality; fair and stagnant
Order knows, Balance judges, Chaos accepts.
A Shafor scholar has written, “The Fundamentals are different from the planes. They are spectrums, not territories. Existence is the center point; non-existence is beyond the Fundamentals.” but that’s the kind of abstract metaphysical nitpicking that most folk don’t worry about.