I again joined Mei to help in any way I could, within my capabilities. Since Meesa and the Purser were expected back some time in the morning, the tasks were small and easily completed, so there was a good number of them to fill up my time, and could be assumed any time by our absent friends.
Every thing ground to a halt when they returned, as they had news. Not at all related to their reason for going out, but of great interest to us all.
Early on their mission they heard an account of a tanker truck immobilized in a narrow pass on the Jerusalem-Damascus road. They adjusted their route to check.
They are sure it’s Jezer’s.