For the first time in centuries I feel as if I am truly seen for who I am. Gloriana’s sight sees more than the crude matter of my body, but delves into my heart and soul. Only one other being has ever don that to me, and I have not been in the presence of the Father for a long, long time.
“My goodness,” she says after a moment of inspection. “He is at that. Both of you come in and sit with me.” The cavern erupts in shouts that are barely heard over the cacophony of mumbled words and whispered exclamations.