((The fact that the Gathering of Twelve Years exists, and that it's pretty much mandatory for all Bjornaer, is common knowledge within the Order. Beyond that, nobody knows anything. Some say it's where the Bjornaer gather to discuss their plans to take over the Order, some say it's a week-long fur-pile. There are dozens, if not hundreds, of rumours about what goes on. And the Bjornaer say nothing...in fact, some of the rumours are about how grizzly your death will be if you do talk about Twelve Years. It's a mystery...what happens in Crintera stays in Crintera.))
"What, I can't come see what my favorite filius is up to?" Tintavius says. ((Aodhan is Tintavius's only filius, so far.))
"I was just at a good stopping point in my projects, thought I'd take a little time to myself, and realized that I hadn't taken the time to check on your progress lately, thought I'd remedy that."
Eilid smiles. "We still have the best salmon in all the world."