The gates to the west remain open, but no one from the east end, save Lyle pass through them.
People from the west are coming to our markets here. So Lyle is vindicated in the eyes of his leaders. The two former dissenting members are quite pleased.
How long this will last, I have my doubts. But I won’t hold my breath.
They allowed Lyle to meet with Kip. He reports he is in good spirits, though very much bored. Kip asked after Grazie and again stipulated that she stand fast and not return. As to his own case, he senses that Moglen doesn’t know what to do and is awaiting instruction.
I long for time in my walled courtyard.