The JAM wrote:Hmm....any bets that the father is still planning a double-cross?
Catherine_Puce wrote:No, I think that he already had the poppers.
Quentyn of Freeman Downs in his journal wrote:You know, poppers are a lot more versatile than people think. Not all of them just explode in water. It all depends on what sort of outer layer of primer they have. F'rinstance, you can make them with a lux-sensitive coating that acts like a five-second long delay fuse.
Deckard Canine wrote:The mother is bound not to trust the pitty lights to remain harmless. She probably thinks they'll eventually turn her daughter into a bog dragon or something.
Then again, if she throws the gift out, she'll have to find something else to keep those little hands from exhausting Quentyn's patience.
StrangeWulf13 wrote:Oh yes, a well-prepared defense indeed... which, unfortunately, will only hold up in a Rac Conan court. All others have their own laws and customs, and his defense might not hold up in them.
Case in point... if the local Baron is the Law, Quentyn will have a bit of trouble trying to get out of jail if he offends his Odiousness. Not that he couldn't get help from someone to break out, but staying out of legal trouble will be much more difficult...
StrangeWulf13 wrote:*blinks* Wrong thread? I'm sorry, which one was I supposed to be in?
I thought my reply was just fine, and now I'm getting told to move. What'd I do?
StrangeWulf13 wrote:Case in point... if the local Baron is the Law, Quentyn will have a bit of trouble trying to get out of jail if he offends his Odiousness.
Quentyn, later, in his journal, wrote:I kenned the cell door. No wards. Just a simple mechanical latch barely sufficient to contain an infant.
Or the hopelessly lux blind.
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