Characters: Pierre, Ginger, Bayleen, Simon, Vicar Horace, Tol, Jortan, Candara
Horace meets a fellow follower named Morag who overhears Horace preaching. Morag, an old Friar of Horace's order, tells Horace of his past success in gaining converts by having tent revivals. He is now retired but would be happy to help Horace get started.
Simon learned that Pablo has sent several groups of guards have been sent to guard search parties in to the desert this week.
Pierre learned that there are fewer miners in the mines this week. Several workers have been sent on special missions over the past few days out of town.
Bayleen found work at the Jatatob and does not intend to be involved with the party any more.
Candara discovers an old text that gives a prophecy about the return of the great evil. The text reads:
Ginger learns that Priestess Mina, the new leader of the Jasper church for Dwalin, has called a meeting of all important followers. She tells them that she has been sent to Jasper by her church leaders to protect it from an evil that has been prophesied. It looks like that evil is upon us. Signs have been foretelling this evil from some years now to those who knew what to look for and had access to the ancient texts.