He wanted the woman in front of him to not be knowledgeable about her job, so he’d have a better excuse not to be here. He wanted to reverse time to not be here in that moment, but more than anything…
To end the threat of Enox once and for all, the Riceal-Grigari-Archios alliance and the empire of Erset must stand together, but that is easier said than done when both nations are plagued with political intrigue, betrayals, and hidden agendas.
He wants her to stay… Or maybe, he knows she won’t once she learns the truth. He isn’t sure, but he knows that her patience is wearing thin.
It’s now or never.
He swore on his grandfather’s ring around his thumb that the next time Gwen said “Honey” and stroked the back of his neck, he was closing his eyes and running out of the house, even if she was right.