Shylai’a is attacked by some soldiers, triggering her PTSD. She slays them and breaks down.
Mithrabella seeks out Kiffra, the healing beggar, and finds that Tonklyn is there with him. All her anger floods back.
Kiffra says a prayer and meets Shylai’a, who is now awake after being healed.
Shylai’a has delerious flashback dreams and is healed by Kiffra. Kiffra remembers her from that night in the palace.
Shylai’a has been running from herself ever since the horrible fight in the throne room last summer. Now she’s got the plague.
Shylai’a feels the loneliness of the streets again.