[ shifts back to his normal voice ]
Now, be a dear, and draw my bath. We've got quite a few edits to make before bed.
You know what I mean, Doty. An idle mind goes to waste! Besides, you know we've got to go back through the last few chapters and make sure it's not too easy to read. Just in case.
I know. I know. You don't like going back over it. And it's not like any of them are going to go snooping. But. I don't want them to find out things they... don't need to know yet. So better safe than sorry, right? Right?
Good. Glad to see we're on the same page. So. Where did we leave off last time?