« eradicate Neka » the Spinner said « or the demon will take all your children. » And now Kerrid’s three daughters, the Anas, have removed to places of safety. To add to her woes there’s talk of the Southern Lord returning: the Southern Lord, the Ghoul-Maker. If only she were free of the Toad . . . but the last attempt had ended in heart-rending disaster. Still, she does try to stay bright.
Another Deceit, ready now.