"I'm starting to think that guard isn't coming back with that ring,” Terrence says. “Is it valuable? Do you think he's run off?"
"It's a sentimental thing, from my old life,” Flynn mumbles. “I'd best get it back. I'd be tempted to go and get it myself."
In a dangerous political climate, several expeditions are made to the infamous Wilds in hopes of expanding the country, Urbane, and avoiding an all out civil war. But, when the lord in charge of the excursions is almost assassinated, tensions increase and put new pressures on the brave explorers.