Torel warned the strangers to stay away from Skeleton Tor, home of the evil race known as the trows. But the trio have other ideas, ideas that include Sri Lan, the beautiful healer. Torel will follow those who have taken his friend, follow into the most dangerous place in all the Gelt. At the end lies the very heart of Skeleton Tor and its very secret beginnings. This story is included in Dragontongue and Other Stories.