Xintalan has to deal with the Dragon Council. That’s not easy, especially when you’re starting to feel a pox coming on.
Xintalan takes flight to escape the pressures of being the Dragon Queen.
Xintalan is conflicted, and not sure she wants to take up the Dragon Crown
Xintalan realizes that the dominance of the dragons is wrong, and that she has to lead them away so that everyone has their own self-determination.
Eddiwarth is tired of all the fighting and killing, and decides to be a peacemaker. The dragons flame him.
Tonklyn scrambles to snatch the dagger from Eddiwarth. The Dragons start the big fight. Eddiwarth wants the fight to stop.