Serin rubs the side of his face wearily.
"Well, we do have some mighty fighters, and perhaps we'll prove lucky with the size of patrol that we attract. What we don't have are stealthy scouts; Varn's the best at that, and
"So, of the ideas, baiting and then overcoming a patrol sounds like the best plan to me. Aife, have you any ideas that would attract a small patrol but not a larger force? Perhaps, say, we find a rocky bluff where your shieldmaiden can be camouflaged by Varn and Krusk, who can hide nearby. You and I can perch higher up on the rocks to rain down missiles on the patrol, while Rindilnir sets up a smoky one-man campfire and acts like attractive but very sharp-edged bait."