I just checked my wordcount, which stands at 21,777 MS Word-count. (around 26,250 manuscript.)
The last paragraph I typed was... For the glory of God, of a certainty. But when confronted with a cathedral, the wampyr found himself always marveling at the ingenuity and will of tiny, fragile men, to so overcome the laws of God's creation.
Sebastien likes cathedrals. He will tell you about them at great and exhausting length.
I think he's trying to stall me.