Dragons in Darksun are more like 15 foot lizard men with advanced psychic powers instead of winged crocodile monsters that breath fire.
I seem to recal the breath was like a sand blaster.
"Sure, Philosophers can say 'But how do we know the sun will rise tomorrow?' to which the correct response is 'Shut up nerd! Stop playing 3D chess against your own brain and find something real to worry about'."