((Let's say the flight to the village gave Skie time to sober up))
I remember Merlina saying that men were disappearing, but have they ALL gone from this village? Or are they just afraid to come out of their homes for fear they will be next? I adopt my most charismatic and charming manner and ask one of the older women for some general information about this village. I explain that I am stranger to this area (and indeed I have never been to this village).
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