Fralli's question was tainted with suspicion and he flexed his wrists. His mother had told him of the people of Kamkarra, slow to anger and peaceable in the years of the old rulers, but since Hevne had become Lord little was known. There was no reason to suppose a change, Jerren Truthdreamer had forewarned him, but sometimes the young seek change for its own sake. It is better to be aware of all possible stories, not just those oft told, she had said.
Callipe heard the hard edge of suspicion and understood that suspicion and tiredness may breed rash acts.