Al listens carefully to the Chairmans response to his query. He was beginning to like this adventuring business.
"Ahhh yes Veric, this Sedgewig fellow, I near forgot about him." he says to his new friend, then turning to the Chairman again "Sir, do you think Sedgewig has been held for future ransom or is he the sort of fellow that may perhaps be lured in by well greased words?
While the Chairman thinks about his answer, he turns to his companions once again "Can anyone think of anything else we need to know before we get started? Best speak up now or.." turning to the tengu "just write them down and I can ask for you."