“We didn’t know,” Raoul said disjointedly. “He kept it secret till late in February. It probably finished her Majesty… You remember Delia of Eldorne?”
“Raoul, please spit it out,” Alanna pleaded. He seemed not to hear.
“She’d been after Thom since you left. Telling him that the really great sorcerers could raise the dead, playing off his pride. Sorry, Alanna, but you know how vain he is. Thom finally lost his temper. It as at a court ball; we all heard him. He told her he could do anything Denmarie the Earth-Shaker could do–”
Alanna felt dizzy. “Roger. He brought Roger back.”
Thom and Roger, 7/? Tortall couples