"My fellow councillors, I'm afraid the day is drawing to a close. As I'm sure you are all as bewildered as I am of where to turn to next, we must be rid of these foul creatures posthaste. I'm afraid, however, that I have no place of certainty to base my vote. Everyone seems as suspect as the next, so with that in mind, I hope you will take my vote as but what it is, a guess, Valerian," he said with a rather grim expression. Clearly he was not happy with having to make such a choice with those near him he held as friends. On one hand, if they turned out to be one of the vampires, he would feel betrayed, and upon the other, if they were innocent, he would have helped them to their demise.