Tonic walks in "god I miss this place, as odd as it is. How have you been dark? I surely missed you" tonic smiled happily at dark
“I’ve been… busy.”
Dark responded as if he had not really noticed their passing. He knew they had been gone for some time, and yes he recognized that they had been without company for a week or two, but he would not go out of his way to gush over their return. It simply wasn’t in his nature.
“I’m sure you noticed that the following has increased since your last meeting. Influence spreads slowly at smaller numbers, but once it reaches a certain ticking point, it explodes like wildfire. I’m most pleased with how it has been turning out. I’m glad to have you back, another one of my more loyal followers to keep the peace is surely in high demand.”