Scant though it was, Saera held the blood of Kaiserin, her clan's Grand Predecessor in her veins. By summoning her storied ancestor, she would prove her worth beyond all doubt. She assembled the cabal to the castle and began the ceremony, reciting the Platinum Viscount's chant. When Kaiserin appeared as promised, Saera had finally obtained her long-desired vindication.
Artwork by Soffanie Soffa.