Quiet tones filled the hallway as the armored men discussed various issues. It wasn't enough to merely slay the dragon like in the stories. The people seemed to forget about the deed before the blood could be cleaned off all their equipment. Nowadays, it took something a little bolder to make an impression. When they looked up in unison, I thought the illusion might have been spoiled. But I was lucky. Though they couldn't see me, I could hear them.