Vollig saluted to the passing soldier, being a man of few words and many actions.
As he approached the capital of Tarim, he wondered if he should have brought
his quarry's head with him as a sign of his willingness to do whatever needed
to be done. After a moment, though, he reconsidered. Too bloody. Too bold.
"You sent for me, Tarach? asked Vollig, using a term for "Tarimi of
all Tarimi" to refer to Hrisskar. "One of your soldiers mentioned it in passing."