No sooner is a seat around the stone table occupied than the vista-scape shimmers, the sounds of nature falling mute. The scrollcase, previously transluscent is now perfectly tactile. The lid secured by a silver-fabric frog, easy to unhook and twist off.
Inside there is a roll of parchment and, withdrawing it, it is plainly a sheef of birch bark. Unfurling the thin layer, delicate writing becomes visible:
The question before the Assembly is:
Given the new awakening of humankind to the diversity of earth’s creatures,
should they be welcome among the Enchanted Lands as immigrants capable of integrating into the magical realm and culture as citizens in their own right?
Touch the Card before you and state your case.
Red is YEA, FOR.
Black is NAY, AGAINST.
Record the Vote.