Part 243: Ernalda Feeds the Tribe: Part III
Again, as I write up the response to one choice, the voting swings the other way. Well, I'll just go back and find out what would have happened when we're done questing.
Umathkar knows that many things which seem to be dead are really just hiding in the earth. Daga has dried up many things, and so the usual holes in the earth are gone. Umathkar needs to find a new way of making a hole. So Umathkar goes to Ernalda's grandchildren, the Aldryami, and asks them for one of their seeds. The elves are reluctant to help. "You abandoned us, Ernalda, and joined our enemies, the meat-men. These meat-men, this new tribe of yours, they are forest-killers. And those who kill forests kill us."
Convince them you are no traitor.
Leave the realm of the gods.
offer them a gift of magic.
Remind them that they are your grandchildren.
Tell them that Daga's drought will affect them, too.
The legends may be of some small help.