Vincent My jaw drops at Muziko's downright casual revelation of Beatrice's identity. Well, that certainly answers my question! I'm even more glad I chose to protect her now. I close my mouth hastily and sink to my knees in reverence. But this, coupled with what the Hyena spoke of and what I saw in the Jackal's mind, does nothing to ease my confusion. I feel a headache coming on. How do these threads intertwine? I had thought Beatrice was Death's daughter... but would that not make her the sister of Th'War? Why is a goddess bound into human form? Is she even truly in such form? Diana Vincent kneels before Beatrice -- the Maiden -- and I quickly follow suit. This is all so hard to take in. How have we mortals come to be entwined in the fates of gods?