This is not Margaret's parents' kitchen, this is a bar.
". . . I could not possibly have done this on accident."
"Start a war over you... existing...? Maybe this is my Abadaran talking but that sounds like a terrible reason for a war."
"No, it's absolutely a terrible reason. I think it should actually be possible to tell people slowly and get them to be reasonable about it. It's just hard to predict how large groups of people will react to anything."
"I guess if you have a lot of people agitating for a war because they want to level or what have you that could me dicey."
"There's nobody who wants a war for its own sake. What does 'want to level' mean, I don't think it translated right."
"Oh, casters get better at stuff kind of - choppily? It's smoother in practice, I think, but people talk about it like you're level two or level nine or what have you and that has implications for what spells you can cast, how hard you are to kill."