She thrust the parchment roll at him, as she began shoving her belongings in her pack. 'Wanted: mages for an expedition into a cave in the mysterious canyon. Mining tools and safety gear will be loaned out. Payment will come in the form of some of the ores and 1000 jewel.'
"Ciran! This is a perfect job for us to get back in the game. We don't need a repeat of last time just yet." Last time had been a close call, both mages making it through with grave injuries. Though she was healed up, she still felt a bit sore. Not that I'm willing to admit it. We bit off too much, too early, she mused. Or perhaps we had bad luck again that ex-boyfriend and his lackeys. We didn't take the grunts seriously enough and nearly bit it. A lesson in hubris, indeed.
She looked up at the time keeper lacrima on the wall. "We'l need to get a move on, the caravan leaves in an hour." A soft smile crossed Nemuru's face. "I've never mined before, but how hard could it be?"