Six have passed years since Mientheoderic’Cyan arrived at the Dias Brotherhood.
Duty wise, he is now apothecary, healer, and combat chanter. Personally, he is timber bonded and sweetheart to the Brotherhoods only priestess, Kiao. He’s been able to maintain his friendship with Soletus’Sheldmartin, the Arch Monk’s grandson. However, trouble still has the ability to find him. On the eve of completing his first mission official mission, he starts learning his edict phrase, a chanter’s most powerful. And then the real trial begins.
Kiao’Meadowlark knows something is wrong with her bond partner. She felt his anguish from a long distance, something she hadn’t felt before. And her suspicions are confirmed when First Warden Kellas’Rook comes back with half his band. Her friends and Mien aren’t with him. He claims insurrection, First Warden Oeric’Sheldmartin believes he is lying and wants to find his son. She soon finds herself teaming up with a man she doesn’t care for. However, he’s is the only person to help her get what she wants and as well as uncover the truth of what really happened with Kellas’s band.
This novel is completed.