|After the Ball|
|Series: Manchester Chronicles|
|Link: Deviant Art|
|Date: Early November, 2008|
|Preceded By: Having a Ball|
|Followed By: Lucienne's Party|
The day after the Crown Breakers attacked the Friends in Need charity ball, Petra Turner awakens and experiments with Cecelia Wattenberg, her new servant provided by Platinum Pathways. Elsewhere, Emily Weston meets with Natalie Townsend, eager to by Type-7 and even testing it on Ilona Sirmais, who was feeling remorse for her participation in the incident the previous night. Marianne Atkinson takes advantage of Karen Barker using a Type-7 Chip at her own residence. Elizabeth Moncrieff schemes while enjoying the morning with her new lover, Kieran Hawthorne. Ashlynne Krueger uses her Wolfbann Society hypnosis to not only manipulate Heather Prescott, but her roommates Rachel Williams and Michelle Burgess. Finally, Rosalind Boatwright, who was notably absent from the ball, is revealed to have been hypnotized by Salena Saynor, another local member of the Wolfbann Society.