The bastard fourth child is not a person you want to be. Living a life dictated by the coercion of his siblings, he finds little pleasure other than books and old black. An unpleasant life, yes. Yet it is a simple life. Dictated by the rules of normalcy.
The Emperor has also declared an emergency. What happened to the Veroa family will never happen again. Rally under the decree. Every banner and colour to fulfil their oaths that bind them to their ruler.
To beat them, we must know them.
They are stronger. So we have to learn from them.