I look at the remaining cats with downcast eyes as the shadow fades. "I'm sorry. My power is limited and so I ministered to the King. The others will have to wait until there is more time..." And then the little cat bursts through the door and collapses with his message and the hornet's nest is stirred.

"We should go!" Kazelia looks prepared to jump out the door instantly and mount her Pegasus. "If we're quick, maybe we can free some of the prisoners with the element of surprise and stop their departure!" You'd be hard-pressed to call it a real plan, but unless you all tell her to hold her horses, she's clearly ready to ride off at once.