Re: The Sea of Starry Night [IC]
In spite of myself, I find Lumpy's arguments winning me over. The Underdark is a dangerous place. I can't afford to just follow these people around anymore. Survival takes work here, and while it doesn't matter if these people find whatever it is they're looking for, I want to get out of here alive. We had better get moving.
"Ay, the gnomes have the right of it. Let's get moving."
He walks forward until he is closer to the strangers than he is to his own party, slipping the spear away as he does so. Its light radiates from just behind his head, throwing long shadows all around the tunnel.
He looks back at all of the tall people standing behind him, and nods slowly.
(Arthur Avatar by the Losar.)
The biggest problem with the alignment system is that it encourages us to choose.