"We appreciate your hospitality," the bardess accepted with a gracious courtesy. She stepped decisively out of the main road and into the path leading up into the house. "My name is Melinda. This is my friend Laelle," she introduced Lil, "and this is Lukasz." indicating the tall giant.

At the flash of logistical concern that inevitably came in response to that last introduction, Melinda covered with a smile, "Rest assured, we shan't impose ourselves upon you for the night. The few of us decided to visit a minor shrine when the rest of our party were at the races. It's not supposed to be too far from here, so we should be back in town before it gets too dark."