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Lord Felmet congratulates the Fool on his stratagem of words. Lady Felmet, however, is convinced that strong men, rather than mere words, change the world. The jester disagrees, offering several examples of how a leader might use spin and rhetoric to govern through deception. The Lady is, despite herself, impressed. The Fool suggests that even history, which amounts to little more than words, might itself be rewritten. Hearing this, Lord Felmet pleads innocent to the murder of King Verence. Lady Felmet, an idea upon her, asks the Fool to find someone who can write a play.

The sentient storm, now resting, observes a gathering of witches. Granny, Nanny and Magrat gather to discuss what and how things must be done. Back at the castle, the Fool, acting on Magrat's instructions, rescues the cat Greebo from his humble prison. The Fool leaves...

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