MENTL:Well – no. You’re not. TULA: Excuse me? MENTL: Just that – well, sure, you’re worried about your mom – of course. But you forget, Champ, I’ve seen you lose your shit. And this time you’re not about to, and a good thing, too. You’re doing that Tula thing, maintaining an even strain, using your noggin and keeping chill – which is what’s really needed here. ZONA: Oh? So that’s how it is? MENTL: Look, babe, you know I’m with you anywhere you need to go. But it’s like I said. Your Mom wants you here, she has a bigger job, a bigger plan for us than just her own safety, even her own life and … SFX: thoom thoom thoom thoom MENTL: What the — what is that? ON THE VALLEY FLOOR: On the Ramparts, Rannik stands watch with a young warrior, Yiria. SFX: THOOM THOOM THOOM THOOM YIRIA: Rannik … Rannik what is that? SFX: THOOM THOOM THOOM THOOM Two-shot of Rannik and Yiria YIRIA: Rannik – what do we do? Do I sound the alarm? RANNIK: (smiles) No. Not the alarm. On Tula TULA: Oh my goddess … ON Mentl MENTL: Oh – OH! That’s … ZONA: YES! REVEAL: Ipola approaching the motte on Liri’s shoulder, with Keltan and Emmon on either side of her.