Canagus is the king’s almoner responsible for dispensing food, clothing, and pennies to the poor. He is humble, kind, and meek — qualities that often make him the butt of jokes in Uther’s hall. He suffers these insults without protest and prays for his …
The chancery is a department consisting entirely of clerks who copy the king’s commands into formal legalese, in duplicate; and the chancellor, or other court official, seals them and sends them on their way by royal messenger to the sheriffs of …
The chamber is the department responsible for the king’s personal quarters and everything in it. This staff includes the wardrober, barber, and laundress (who is always beautiful), among others. The King’s furniture and effects are borne …
Baucillias is from Glevum. He knows all the latest potions and bleeding techniques and has been known to use everything from spider webs and honey to horse dung when treating wounds.
Brother Syrion is a Russet Monk from the White City in Hantonne. He worked his way up through the ranks, starting as a clerk in the Treasury and patiently proving his honesty and diligence. He is deeply committed to his job, and rather dull in everything …