"Maybe. But I don't think the two of them are coming back here anytime soon," Anura says evenly. "And Dothen, at least, told me he is ready to leave for Eras or to go back to the forest. But we'll see what happens at dusk. I do expect this elf will arrive here soon, if he hasn't already.

"I'd like to take custody of Krista's ring now, though, in case you and I don't have a chance to meet up again for some reason. I have some questions I need to ask her if she will speak with me."