The Chihuatlan Chronicles
Chapter 8: A Consensus and a Trial
"We have met upon the matter of Chihuatlan's place in this clan." Goliath began, addressing everyone in the room, "We have argued every point and nuance that would possibly hinder her acceptance into the halls of Castle Wyvern. Of theses reasons, none was enough to deny her entrance."
Brooklyn's heart sang. So, despite Angela's protests, Chihuatlan was in? He couldn't believe it. It was almost too good to be true.
But of course....
Goliath continued, "However, Angela has given me pause at the sheer number of arguments she produced against our guest, and there is the matter of Chihuatlan's ties to her kind. A future king or queen cannot belong to different realms." He turned to the shapeshifter, addressing her directly, "You must search yourself and discover to whom you belong. That is all I have to say on the matter."
There was a general outcry as the clan realized what Goliath had decreed. Brooklyn leapt to his feet, ready t