Just so you guys know, I’m going to be taking a short hiatus from Principles of Magic in May to work on some other projects for a little while. I will continue updating until April 29. After the hiatus, I’ll resume the normal schedule on June 3. Thanks for understanding!

Avery: Well, is he nice?
Charlie: Nobody here is nice.
Pepper: He’s an asshole, but he’s usually harmless. It was his mother who was the real terror. She died a year after I got here, thank God.
Avery: Was she worse than Miss Page?
The girls approach the chapel, which is a slightly gothic-looking building on the Signet grounds. It has large wooden doors, windows of stained glass, and a series of flying buttresses. It towers over them. Engraved above the door are the words “BY HIS BENEVOLENCE.”
Pepper: It’s hard to be worse than Miss Page. But… yeah, probably.