"He won't have to be the carpenter forever – soon we'll have more carpenters than we can deal with!" – background quote from Lord Ashborn and Arthur Featherspell…
During the small hours , the sea becomes more restless. 1st time I feel choppy waves. Smell the salt and hear thunder. Rain.
Don't feel very good (fatigued, sickened) – sun rising but wind and drizzle – storm brewing. Hurricane.
Nathanial - the ship's boy
breakfast – young man serving breakfast (cook's assistant)
Porridge and tea (with non-seasick herbs)
Shelyn. Love, arts, culture – everything everyone else is lacking.
Carpentry station: sitting with a sailor preparing a wedge or something
Lieutenant helped build the ship. Story of the ship – commissioned about a year ago in Magnimar - the purpose is to be an exploration and maneuverable combat vessel. bigger than it looks, lower decks wider than top decks. Goes through the basic tools – sand paper, chissel, turners, adze, planes. Sailor sitting there "Marvin" an able seaman and apprentinve carpenter – he helps me construct small pieces. Spend the whole morning and early afternoon.
Ship – "Aurora". Figurehead of the ship – beautiful woman with angelic wings, huge hammer, scales. Metallic halo.
nap – jog and pressups.
Read about -
He seems like he'd like to tell me more
MY MOTHER "a women, even her enemies respected – integrity, valour, absolute belief without compromise". implicit trust between his mother and mine.
We have to go into one of the ruins around Mordant spire.
"as the actress said to the bishop".