Have I found you?
Tis' I Tambouree, sent by L'Enchanteur. Three times I have tried to enter and been snagged by the ugly portal monsters who would have me wander in the dark wood. Three times I have stamped my foot at the doorkeepers and shook my tambourine in their faces. May I come to your fire, and sit with you and rest until I am able to say more?
with eyes peering into the darkness and ears listening for your reply,