"Fellow residents of Seele, and citizens of the city:
Little could have prepared us for the upheaval of recent days, and I feel compelled both by fraternal amity and sworn duty to come before you now in an effort to dispel at least a portion of the unease and dismay that now hangs heavy in the air. In executing this task it is my fervent hope that my errors and insufficiencies will be palliated by the motives which have lead me.
For over a hundred years this District has been free from the affliction known as redey, thanks to the heroic efforts of law enforcement and the adept leadership of Minister Buvalu. This week it has been discovered that our freedom was short-lived, and it is important that the public know and understand the gravity of this discovery: redey has returned to Seele. On August 18th, four days past, raids into Seele’s storm way system were conducted on my order with the express mission of root