Della receives a disturbing request, and a confrontation with Tobin leaves her shaken.
Aricin asks Seremidal to marry him (yeah, when they're together again 50 years after Efion's death). And... she's a meany-poopoo without meaning to be. She doesn't realize he'll take her seriously when she rejects him. And he gets upset. Butchya. Anywho. You get the picture.
What happens when you take the typical (cliche) story about a girl captured by a dragon who has to be rescued by the handsome prince -- and give it one humongous twist? This was what I came up with .....
Grendian and Della make plans, and their relationship takes a new turn.