Once Ullios was done, he turned to me frowning, and asked in a weary voice "What can I do fer ya lass?". I blushed a bit and asked timidly what destinations he was offering. The creases on his forehead smoothed out a bit, and in a softer voice, he explained that the only horse he had up for rent, was the one that was trained in the route to Connla. "But tis a shabby little town miss, not worth yer time. The journey is very long and surely ye don't..." "I'll take it!" I exclaimed hurridly and offered him 5 silver coins. He raised his eyebrows and shook his head a bit "Suit yerself miss" as he handed me the ticket.

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