Jaako, Renardo, Ozmar, Moziah and Carlo visit the King. Verbosh XXXI seems surprised to see you again, but recovers. "I thank thee, my loyal subjects, for your tidings of battle. Truly I believe you have found the beginning of an entrance to the family treasure vaults. The day is surely imminent when I will regain my throne! He is surprised when Jaako tithes him 30 gold pieces. Sir Jaako, you are truly the greatest of my realm! You will be my right hand man, err, halfling, when I rule again
"Thank you, my liege," the halfling says, bowing. "It is my devout wish to serve you honorably, that I might someday aspire to the bibulous gourmandism of a country squire, carrying your message of peace, justice, and abundance to the halfling folk of the outlands, who will cherish you as the just and true king they have long sought!"