516 continued, following the success at Corgas treachery and betrayal left the people of the fort questioning their allegiances. Bartholomew of Bodenham swore to serve Tathal as his champion in court only hours after Herlews and Eynon began to believe that Tathal had organized Leofran's murder.
Herlew's and his giant prisoner found themselves receiving the blame, but the details that were seen by witnesses offer a great deal of hope for the future even if it does provide implications for Herlews now.
We learned too that Eirian had been kidnapped from the holdfast of Berwick, St James where Miles acts as regent. Miles would later recount that it was Tyson of Berwick who fought him and kidnapped a young Berwick boy. In her bravery and recklessness, Eirian had ridden out after the kidnapper and was now gone herself.