Mackenzie’s Patrol arrives in Darkwater without much trouble, the way having been carefully mapped by the cartographer Isolde.
Each of the members went off to perform their own duties.
Isolde proceeded to disseminate her maps of the area and check up on local affairs.
Gavin engaged in an ill-considered drinking contest.
Eventually the group reconvened and decided to pay a visit with the local Magistrate to attempt to acquire a writ of passage out of Darkwater. The group manages to convince the magistrate to assist them with insider honey-trade knowledge. All seems well except for the Magistrate’s rather suspicious bodyguard.