She was just a regular, unwanted kid, until she was lucky enough to get a job under the best magician in the world! Unfortunately for her, her new boss is a self absorbed sociopath.
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I love how you bring out the emotions of an awkward moment like this. It just shows how good you are at expressing what the characters are feeling, not just showing the reader what's going on.
Pretty sure they both had terrible dreams (maybe even the same one? Including the Dark Lord in dreamverse?), judging by the last panel.
Even if it wasn't the same dream, they both would have reason to get bad dreams. Harold is still missing his brother up to this point, and Assistant has uncertainty about her newfound power being impacted by her missing leg.