The next day, after everyone was seated, Serene was called, and processed. The five Bright Royals sat as they had been, spaced evenly around the amphitheater. Tom was starting with the questions.
“Ms. Winters, could you remind the members of your position, just for the record.”
“Yes. I am a member of the Executive Council, and I am the member in charge of researching the phenomenon of Dragon Mages.”
“How long have you been involved in the study?”
“Almost twenty years, sixteen with the council, and five as the lead member and executive member.”
“Given that, what is your own expert opinion on Mr. Townley?”
“I would say that he does not fit any general expectation we've come to have of Dragon Mages. In fact, in most every way, he's quite the opposite.”
There was a loud rumbling from the members, which was silenced by Jason and his gavel. “Let me remind everyone here, that Ms. Winter