The polls closed early at the Foggy Bottoms Resort and Spa. the Face of Everyman relied on runners bringing constant updates on key races. Seats on the School Board were up for grabs; write in candidates created the most chaos. Front runners had seldom gone beyond the first grade. Even graduating from the Montietorkie School did not ensure good governance. The school bonds were going down in utter defeat. To the venerable sage this all seemed a bad dream.