We had just arrived at a cliff side that marks the end of the plain we have been traversing, when I read a message from the High Fairy. He inquired about our well being, especially in light of recent events. The Faerie Kingdom also had fallen victim to the same phenomenon – extreme winds followed by a bug incursion.
But more concerning were some reports that those black birds of a few days past had transformed into the swarms of hornets.
However, perhaps most concerning of all, he has not heard from Merlin and whether or not he had been visited similarly.
Noralei in particular is somewhat distraught by this news.
The rest of us gathered around her in support and our pixie chimed in with the declaration that if anything the wizard was most likely busy investigating this latest attack.