In exchange for his life The Blade, leader of a band of bandits, revealed that they had been kidnapping merchants and travelers to sell to slavers. His contact was a person known as Abon. They met in a clearing marked with a stone int he shape of a bird just off the Dark Road at moonrise on the first night of the full moon. Abon had a need for as many slaves as The Blade could provide, so long as they were healthy, and would pay 100gp each for them.
The full moon is rapidly approaching…