Come Chapter 8 and the end of the First Story Arc, he joins up with Eirika, and from then on they share this role in-story. When Seth had worked at her gown until both of the sleeves were loose and falling, she slipped her hands from his face to his stomach, tugging once again on his belt. The author would like to thank you for your continued support. Her hair fell long and loose, wild now from Seth's fingers, and hid most of her figure from Seth's suddenly dark eyes. Still holding only her hands, Seth took a step away from her. His eyes were suddenly anguished as Eirika stared into them, lost in the depths that she had nearly drowned in so many times. He would, without question, be put to death if he were found with her, the Frelian queen, King Innes's wife. She loved him too much, missed him too much when they were forced to be apart for so long, and had only one night to be with him, to share every part of her being with the man who had unintentionally claimed her heart. I can't — we mustn't see each other like this. You can't get another one, even if you play Ephraim's route whereas Eirika can find an extra Rapier on her route. Saves Eirika twice in the story. Could probably give Ash nard a run for his money in this department. And somehow, Ephraim makes it work. But Seth — Seth — was the man she could not stop thinking about, the strongest one, the kindest one, the most graceful of them all. When she pushed open the gilded wooden doors that led to the courtyard, she wished she'd worn more than her nightdress; the midnight chill stung like icy rain. All around her was silvery white rosebushes, and all above her were distant, glittering stars, filling the clearing with a soft but eerie light.