- After a kiss from each man they left me to go back to the sorting room. Kein had settled me at a kneeling chair and instructed me to learn well.
- Rose came out of her apartment and so did Fuji once everyone was gone. They'd seen the interaction with Nu-reeh and it had scared them both.
- "She is anxious," Rose diagnosed correctly sitting beside me. "Her temper is short. You must do as she asks, although I fear even that will not save you from punishment."