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Drumming Song

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“You seem to be holding back. Thank you for that.”

“Hmph. Do not flatter me. My power is not what it once was. The best I can do nowadays is have fun meddling with humans who wander in here.”

“I see. I was hoping you may be able to help us, but it seems perhaps it may be you that needs assistance.”

“I-- What is it that you mean to imply?”

“Come back with us. Seiros is unwell, she may not live much longer. I know that you have longed to meet Cethleann as well.”

“Ah... Cichol, truly you are cruel. Fine... I will consider your proposal.”


“I should tell you that Seiros is in a precarious state right now.”

“I will not assist you. I have lived apart from the world of man, which disgusts me. This war disgusts me also.”

“I thought you might say as much. This is regrett-- Flayn, you must stay back!”

“Uncle, please! I beg you, reconsider! The humans of now are not the same as the humans you knew.”

“Ah, that face takes me back in time... You have not changed one bit, Ceth--”

“Uncle, keep your mind on task!”

“Why the rush, Ceth--”


“Sigh... If it is for my darling niece... perhaps I will reconsider....”