Chapter 1 - The Sky Fires
“Next on the list we have…” the young woman hesitated as she checked her extensive list of appointments. “…Glen Bekoma, from the Daretma District.” She confirmed, tracing the tip of her stylus down the pad, resting in her forearm.
“Daretma?” repeated the broad man as he sat forwards in his throne. “I didn’t think we had anyone coming from that far afield?”
“It was a last minute appointment, my Lord. He arrived in the city last night.” The woman explained.
The round, stone room fell into silence for a moment, enough to unsettle the presentable assistant.
“If you’d rather not see him I can send him away, it’s no trouble.” She promised, taking a quick step towards the doors.
“Come now Gabriella.” The Lord smirked. “I would hope you know me much better than that.” He slowly arose from his chair, pacing down to the large pla