Equals...“It's a real pleasure to meet you in person, master Elmar, after all those years of pursuing you…” the man murmured, circling around the table and scrutinizing his opponent with a slight smile. The most curious thing and the one that made him smile was that he spoke the truth. It really was a pleasure for once to see the face before him, not the caped and hooded back in the distance.Equals... in Short Stories More Like This
Perhaps he hoped to see some answers in that face… perhaps he just wanted to compare the image he had built in his mind with the reality. But the face provided no answers except the most obvious – it was a face of a politician as cautious and reserved as Gimilcar himself. The dark-gray eyes reflected nothing but an equal mixture of curiosity and respect, the same feelings as those Gimilcar felt reflected in his own face.
The pause after his words was becoming too long and uncomfortable when the elf nodded politely and replied:
“Just as much as it is a pleasure for me to