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Healing...that could be useful!
Fri Oct 6, 2006 16:06
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Zander may have been a rebel, but he always knew when to back down from a challenge he couldn't have a hope of winning. It was an intuition that he had picked up in his many years of roaming the un-forgiving streets of the world. If you didn't know when to turn and run there, then you didn't live very long. Honour or principal didn't come into it, it was sheer survival. And so it was with a heavy heart that Zander let go of any dreams of un-seating Lysander, even temporarily. Lysander had seen to that in the short meeting he had ordered Zander to attend.

Zander laughed to himself, a quiet chuckle. I could almost see the droplets of pride, honour and authority dripping off of him. Any more and he would've drowned! But he got me to back down, which is what he wanted he thought. It wasn't that Zander had wanted his position that Lysander was worried about; it was the fact that Zander had been heard by many slighting Lysander's decisions as stupid and ill-conceived. That in itself had attracted attention to him, but it was the fact that Zander was smart enough to present arguments that supported his views. That was what had got him the visit to the M'Hael.

Can't have any half-intelligent rebels around to incite dissention after all he thought wryly.

It was with these thoughts in his mind and a small smile on his face that he made his way past the infirmary. A large crowd had gathered outside and a few were entering the premises. He stopped and leaned against the wall of the building, and discerned from the mutters among many of the Soldiers gathered that there was a healing lesson starting in a few minutes. It took Zander all of a second to decide what to do, and he had got into the building before he had even decided that. He was bored, and had been looking for something to do this morning.

It's either this or running and sparring again, and that gets really boring after a few weeks. And who knows, this could prove to be most useful he argued to himself.

He sat in the corner and awaited the arrival of the teachers. When they entered he paid them little attention. The beginnings of all lessons were essentially the same he had discovered. Zander tended to zone out of their speeches until the last few sentences, which always asked for your name and other such information.

"My name is Dedicated Zander Kilgas, I'm 19, which means I’ve been here a year and a half, and my Track is my own damned business. With all due respect of course Aes Sedai and Asha'man", he intoned with a look of great respect and a bow. He straightened and looked the Asha'man in the eye, hoping that he would see why he couldn't reveal his Track. The Aes Sedai seemed about to rebuke him, but the Asha'man nodded and put hid hand on her shoulder. She calmed down and ignored Zander from then onwards. Sighing to himself, Zander sat and awaited the actual teaching part of the lesson to begin



OOC: Sorry about the lateness, but you know my problems ;) I will complete it as soon as possible

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