Memory never recaptures reality. Memory reconstructs. All reconstructions
change the original, becoming external frames of reference that inevitably fall
Lucilla and Burzmalli walk through the bad side of Ysai disguised as a Honored Matre and her customer. Along the way Lucilla sees the dregs of Gammu society and is alarmed at how sheltered she was in the keep. They stop for a drink and proceed to a safehouse and make contact with people who will help them get to Rakis then bed down for the night.
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orald wrote:I've always been annoyed by Lucilla in this chapter, being so haughty.
she's a RM, haven't she ever seen a rotten part of a city before in her OM?
Why is she so shocked?
Maybe she's shocked about seeing it on Gammu and never suspecting it of existing there.
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