And one more thing before we leave. The gnome might have something that helps to fend off the dragon but they might not want to just give it to us. We will probably have to give them some sort of payment. Would you provide us something, money or goods that we can trade for whatever they have?
And maybe it would great to have a piece of paper or a Signet that identifies us as official servents of the town of Phandalin. I Guss those gnome migth not throw their magic inventions on everyone asking for it and espescially you should understand that it might be Hard to convince someone living alone, far out of town to leave the Saft of his home to follow a bunch of strangers.
Thrann will retrieve two gold coins from his pouch as he carries the fishing tackle and Caltrops (bag of 20) to the counter. "'ere ye go laddie. Tis crakin' tae hae fishin' gear again." Thrann says excitedly as he deposits his new gear into his backpack. "Huvin this map shuid definitely mak' oor jab easier."
After purchasing his items and getting the local map Nikolaus follows Waltyr out thanking the shop owner and turning to Waltyr saying "I wonder how everything went on their end and were we suppose to met them back at the Inn or here at Barthens i for got".
Waltyr turns with a puzzled look to Nikolaus. "I don't remember. We can wait here for them. I'm sure they could use some supplies as well. They didn't mention picking them up anything." He taps his coin purse and there is a distinct absence of metallic sounds.. "Not that I could buy them anything."
Waltyr finds a place to sit outside the shop and watches over the streets for anything that stands out.
When Kelden notices that noboy has returns to the Inn he will Start making his way to the shop. Seeing Nikolaus with a tent and glancing at the rainy sky, Kelden enters the shop get two more tents, if available. He will ask for a Set of warm water resistent clothes and bus it if available.
Then he turns to the others: We got a Letter from Harbin identifying us as official deputys of the town. I See you got a map of the surroundings.... we should decide which Job we should get done first and then get going as soon as possible.
While others are talking outside the provision, Thrann is peering into the sky. He spots a Hawk flying through the air. "Oi laddies, dae ye think ah cuid shoot that hawk oot o' th' air?"Thrann asks as he strokes his auburn beard and watching the hawk observantly.
”the easiest is the midwife’s. I would go to the temple to talk to priestess the midwife knows and then to midwife house. I don’t know how old is this midwife but we have been told she can make it here in a day, so I bet we can make it in half the time. This evening we go to the temple, tomorrow at first light we go to the midwife and tomorrow evening we are back here to cash in, what u think?!”