Not all high fantasy has to be deadly serious. The following excerpt is one of my favorite scenes in my novel Tournament of Chance. Although the interlude gave my characters a chance to interact, the entire bit of action wasn’t strictly necessary to the plot–unless you like to have a little fun. Since I do, the scene stayed in. How about you? Do you enjoy a little humor with your high fantasy or do you prefer the classical approach? ~ S.G. Rogers
Heather knelt next to the bed of onions and pointed to a fat onion with a nice, full top. “What are the odds on this fellow?”
“Oh, that’s Dim Bulb. He’s even money,” the fairy replied.
“That’s a safe bet,” Icarus said. “You can’t lose.”
Dane leaned over to brush the top of a scallion. “Go with this one, Heather. He’s far leaner and can likely…
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