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hall. A few of the guests who had not accompanied the Don to see theThe musicians, and the food and drink, are still in the receptionimmediately. Possibly because of the fire.
'Collection' remain. Many have already left. The hold overs, combined
with those that return from viewing the collection, make up a dozen or
on the dance floor.
The Kaptain enjoys the use of his healed leg, and silently thanks Legbe.
He hadn't danced with a lady since the Barbary pirates attacked his ship
years ago. He frets for his ship, but judges it more prudent to remain
under the eyes of the Don's men. A City fire is a grim thing and it
would not do to have the inhabitant's turn suspicious eyes on Alida.
In such intimate company, the remaining guests can become well
acquainted. Vanderberg turns on the charm. Regaling them with a tale of
Musselmann pirates off the North African coast. If that whets their
appitite, he spins a yarn of the Wendigo...
He keeps a weather eye out for Arabella and Grayson.