Iolas looked puzzled at the two women who had
just walked straight into him and his company of
elves.<br>"Are you alright fair maidens? Are your eyes as weak
as each others that you did not see myself and my
fellowship coming toward you?" he joked. For a moment his
eyes caught a gleam on the ring in Aria's hand. His
body stiffened. <br>"Ah my friends, you go ahead. I
will take care of these ladies and return later."
Iolas bade farewell for the moment to his elven
companions and returned his attentions to the two women.
<br>"Quickly both of you, come with me."<br>Iolas hurriedly
searched for an inn. Once he found one he ordered a room
for the night. Hurriedly he ushered Aria and Arean
inside. He shut the door and locked it.<br>"Who are you
and where did you get this ring?" he