Zona whistles shrilly and Stormcloud gallops up. She leaps astride him, bareback, Hauling Mentl behind her. ZONA: Come on! MENTL: Whoa-hoaa! TULA: (grinning) Well. I guess that settles that … Near the entrance to the motte, a crowd forms around the giants and Ipola. Ipola stands in front of them, speaking to the people IPOLA: This is Liri, and Keltan and Emmon. They are friends to me, friends to my daughters and before all the world I declare them friends of Erogenia. Welcome them with open hearts. They have saved not only the lives of my daughters but now mine as well.