Red Seas Under Red Skies: Week 4

This post contains spoilers.

Only a week left! Time has flown past so quickly, I don’t even. Whatever will I read once this thing is over?1A purely rhetorical question, folks; I’ve got twenty library books and about fifty of my own stacked  in variously sized piles on every available surface, waiting to be read.

I found this week’s reading slightly less entertaining than previous parts of the novel, probably because of how out-of-character the “court scene” felt to me. The symbolism of the new crewmates’ initiation was apt, what with the land not wanting them and the sea refusing to claim them, but Captain Drakasha parading around in a tattered old wig and playing a judge came off as… awkward.

Fun, as far as scenes go, but awkward.

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