The King holds out his hand, and his one gem glows, a force now holding Hope in place and throwing her to the ground. He then recreated the pearly shield, reflecting the petrification back towards Zablex, but it would instead effect his shirt. "I don't care what you would say. His crimes deserve a real punishment.
Vaarinty continues his work, reforging the crown quickly and readying the gems for placement.
Jeffrey stands up with the sword, running towards the King. He slashes, but is blocked by the King's own blade, then thrown out of his hand by his Conduit's powers.