"That is war kid....Innocence is always the first loss." Aalamas said then ran up and grabbed him to say something only Maku could hear,"And I refuse to die...I will return to my daughters no matter what its bad enough their mother was claimed by my trusting of a mage....and that will never happen again."
Aalamas stepped away,"Mage, whats up name," Aalamas asked as he pulled a weapon out of the supply wagon," And no you wont go unarmed.....Here take this weapon its light when you prove yourself you will get your staff back."
Alan: soon I shall complete my lair/workshop and build my robots in peace free of sally's torturing demands
Sally: Not on your life you still own me about 20 favors
Alan: How did you get in here!!!!
Sally: I walked
Alan: *talking under breathe* no alone time ever...fine have it your way...again