Gnomes are natural inhabitants of the forested areas of antic Greece. Unfortunately their environment is threatened, as the humans need more and more Trees for their shipbuilding.
Some tribes still occupy papyrus-huts before the walls of Athens and others shall be housed over to spartan workshops as slaves.
But none of them will share the faith of Zeus, separating the Garbage from the Athens citizens or carving statues of the Gods.
Hades offer for a nice place to live on the paradisic island of Elysion, looks far more attractive to them….