Year 104 AC
Theran Gryphon impresses his tutors, learning five languages in his first year there and picking up history quickly. The monks, though never choosing favorites, find the young man wonderful, respectful and a quick learner. They also begin training him in the martial arts as well, though monks only use it as a defense.
Dwarves strike a rich vein of silver and gems in mountains north of the village of Sunvale. Though the dwarves try hard to keep anyone away, they need caravans to get their finds to the sea to take back to the islands.