Mythrin is a diamond, or, more likely, a pearl 😃
There are all sorts of trades, some better thought of than others. Take jewellers for example, highly skilled and respectable. Except of course for the ones who aren’t. It was Mythrin Calpon who made the less respectable part of the trade her own.
She never really served her time as such, but she worked for old Buffer Dizzoon. He had a jeweller’s shop, made some things, repaired even more, and had quite a good name. But when he died, his widow had to sell, and Mythrin found herself out of work.
There was no way she could have bought the business out. All she managed to buy, very reasonable, was a bag of cheap, almost gold, rings that old Buffer had never got round to doing anything with. Buffer’s widow also gave her the tools she’d used doing basic repairs. So, unable to afford even a stall on the fringe…
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