"Yessir, ale and stew coming right away!" She heads back to the kitchen.

The two men turn to regard Jack and greet him. "Such bad weather.. to walk all the way here from Jarlsberg, ehh not our lucky day I guess? Me and Will over here are going to Ravenholm to the autumn fair. We'll be on the road again early in the morning. I hope it doesn't rain then... Anyway, what brings you here? Are you a hunter?"

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There's just one soldier downstairs, he's talking to Aly. If he's one of the Captain's men, then the rest of them are probably upstairs.