Message to Advisor
David, at this time I am keeping my profile low. I do not want to upset the town guards or be accosted by the tax collectors who love to steal every coin from me. My progress is slow but steady so long as I stay out of trouble. But for me, trouble is drawn to me.
Thoughts on the Chancellor
The chancellor is as wretched a man as any other. He has played his cards well which has gotten him to where he is today, however he will need to do better with his cunning if he intends to get into the good books of the people or the monarchy.