Mara took her cup and added sugar. She stared into it for a little while, then took a sip. "It just seems so hopeless sometimes," she said. "Of course, the biggest problem against changing the concubine laws is the fact that the senator has her own concubine, a white fox. I've seen her out and about with him. Sure, she gives him more freedom than most, but it's still a sticking point with getting the laws changed."
Caramel led the others to a collection of rooms. There was one for Aza and one for Emily and Connor. At first, Caramel had thought that Aza and Emily would share, but she could see different, now.