A constant check with the scroll has yielded nothing. The High Fairy, it seems, for now is not responding. I am left to wonder if he knows about our predicament, or if he even cares.
I sent Dunfallon out again and he came back immediately with word that the man is still in the same place and appears to be in a trance himself.
That adds more perplexity to the situation.
Here I was thinking we had come up against the source of the evil that shrouds in darkness, and now there is a possibility we have discovered another victim instead.
Neither Rumble nor Dunfallon wanted to approach the man for fear of a trap. But as we discussed our options, my pendant made the decision for us.
It chose to go to the human’s aid.
And that is how we met Merlin.