Brightspring 17, 276ce
• Sgt. Falkenrath brings his traveling companions to Summerhill Outpost and gets them settled in.
• Ralf notices Rar and gets in Horst’s good graces, offering to help with the scaphling threats.
• Lightboot Adela Mardock reports a draken shipwreck on the Island. Sergeant Holcomb Macwin sends scouts to monitor the draken and to recall Lt Elwrit.
• Muriel is courted by Sgt Macwin.
• Lestibournes meets Adela. She passes a message along from Therius, telling Lestibournes he is expected and agrees to map instructions for him.
• Lestibournes is taunted into conflict with Grath, a blackshod. The brawl escalates, three blackshod footmen and Lestibournes are killed.
• Muriel and Ralf go through Lestibournes’ belongings. They discover Kingsward Therius’ note, which Ralf reads but Muriel keeps.
• Sgt Macwin makes it clear to Horst that he doesn’t intend to take major action until the Lieutenant returns.
• Rar meets with Sgt Macwin, expressing his interest in fighting the draken and insisting he be allowed to do so.
*The protagonists spend time sharing (some) information.