'The problem being that the spell itself is not a new finding. The ability to enter the Aether has been here for years beyond counting.'
'No, no... what's new is the ability to bend it, twist it in and out of proportion, like clay beneath the supple fingers of an artisan... '
"The man halts his pace around the alabaster room and closes his eyes, lost in some vision in his mind's eye."
'I would bet my feeble life on it that the main problem was in the third line of the runework, just underneath of the s... well. I suppose that's a bit beyond you, isn't it? No matter.'
'... What voice?'
"In a mad world, only the mad are sane." - Akira Kurosawa