|Zithembe of the Six Paths|
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Zithembe stands after what he deems to be a long enough silence. His eyes transform from copper to opals. Those who participated in his seance before leaving the mortal realm experience fragments of memories of giving grand speeches before assembled Pathfinders both in the Grand Lodge and on the battle field.
"Altha the Scrivner, we came to Heaven with pure intent, but as you have wisely noted, intent is not always sufficient. When we arrived in Paradise, our first challenge was to defend our arrival. We were met by Pelagos, one of the knights and guardians of Heaven's walls. He was patient; he listened to our case rather than striking us down.
"He requested of us justification seated in scripture to defend our mission. We each gave him our own defense from the teachings of a variety of powers. Something he said about Iori's instructions on the reliance of self stayed with me though. The dangers of hubris. It gives me reason to consider, but I digress. In the end, he was swayed by our arguments, so much so that he aided us in our passage through the Gates of Heaven.
"Once inside, we walked to the Angel's Wing where we met with the archon, Zepha. Several of us have aided Zepha in the past against the qlippoth. However, it was not for our sakes but his past relationship with Kitarlo that he provided us the tokens for entry into the Great Library."
Diplomacy, Discordance, Bonus, Honey, Marshal: 1d20 + 9 - 2 + 4 + 2 + 1 ⇒ (13) + 9 - 2 + 4 + 2 + 1 = 27
EDIT: OK, I doubt 27 is a failure, so add 1d6 + 1 ⇒ (5) + 1 = 6 more to the next failed Diplomacy check by any member who participated in the seance (and I can do it twice more after that).
It doesn't look like anyone picked Trickster as their Marshal spirit, so no other bonuses beyond what Zithembe can do to try to catch any failed rolls.
Those of you who chose Diplomacy as an instructed skill, don't forget your +2 Aid Another bonus.