“Raid west, I said. Find great riches, I said. Bah! Don’t tell her, but I should have listened to the wife.”
Husband to Hyld, and war-leader for his clan, Hyg argued long and eloquently for the right to raid lands west of the great mountains, having discovered hidden paths through their forbidding heights. Yet, when they arrived, what did his warband find? Zombies! Orc zombies, no less! Hyg and Hyld are the only survivors of the once mighty warband, and they desperately wish to return home, fearing the devastation the black plague may have wrought in their absence.