Licarathia was always more at home in the woods than she was at her house. So maybe the secret she had wasn’t all that surprising.
Swift and silent, she has a bow and powerful arrows.
Aurelius is a hermit slightly different from the others. If you think you can provoke the gods without a punishment, you should meet him.
There are crimes for which a man is not killed, but chased into the wilds, away from his home and country, to not return or be killed on the spot. In one culture is the condemned mutilated, and even his vocal cords are damaged so that the voice is unrecognizable to his friends and family. This is the punishment for people too obsessed with their own prestige.