The Octagonal Station
In the Empire of the Petal Throne setting, there is an ancient planetary transit system dug deep underground that links into the underworlds of many major cities and to some places unknown except to those who have ridden within the tube cars that travel this system. As these were built over sixty thousand years ago, many elements of the system have been destroyed or rebuilt in the styles of more current societies.
This is the surface access point to such a link into the system. The double-octagon structure was built in stone around the platform at the end of the smaller structure. That platform is an elevator that leads down to a maintenance level and then further to the tube car station itself. The surface structure itself is made of stone and is decorated as one would expect a society that loves murals and pictographs would decorate an airport or…
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