Late 463 HE
: The characters and places are not inventions of my imagination; they're someone else's.
***Kyprioth, please let this turn out to be innocent.
Today Aly had discovered Taybur Sibigat maintained a secret correspondence right underneath her nose and had for months.
She had known he was wily, yet had felt secure in her judgement that his nature was to be loyal...she had allowed herself to care for him, trust him, and now...
Now she worried about what he was capable of, realizing how little she knew about the man beyond his clever smile and well-deserved rank...the intercepted message made that glaringly obvious.Meet me outside the palace gates. We have much to speak of. ~CS