Cyphira makes a heartbreaking decision.
Hace faces off against Cyphira in the Chirothecam’s martial arts tournament semi-finals.
The CIC begins to investigate the strange occurrence at the Athenaeum.
Lin challenges Cyphira to a duel with Glem officiating as Hace observes, unwittingly escaping a crisis.
As Sivia’s health declines, an unexpected benefactor offers Matthews’ Books salvation. Hace has a heart to heart with Cyphira.
The Cohort of 55 begins the Athenaeum’s grueling exam: the Chirothecam.
Friends visit Hace for dinner. Sera gets in a grave discussion about the family business with Hace’s uncle.
Hace, Cyphira, and Fitz face off against dangerous fae in the Osseous Citadels.
The Cohort of ’44 gathers for target practice, followed by a discussion of history and tradition.
Hace intercedes in a fight on behalf of his roommate, Glem Grayson Hughs.