While no longer able to command magic, Arafeld still maintains his post because of political savvy, and his 100% backing of Archbold‘s plans, which even included the building of the Temple to Parthen, whose military demeanor appealed to the 64 year old priest. Arafeld berates any who disagree with him, saying that Nyrond is beset and strong force must be maintained whatever the cost. The fact that people no longer attend services to Heironeous is not evidence to him that he has lost touch with the common people.

Author: Turnerbuds