The heroes all meet each other. Catch a thief at an abandoned warehouse by the docks. The Prothumia is missing and if we can find it - REWARD! Looking at the book is punishable by death, but Sered NEEDS to read the book.
Black flames destroy ships with people. Black Smoke Man takes the book.
Aceldama (a Githzerai Ranger) & Durga (a Half-Orc Barbarian)