Male Human(ish) Level 4 RPG Monkey
Marza gives a half smile. "You seem like a good sort. Yer bird's not messy either. I'll admit I was worried. We had this sea captain staying once, in the old place, and he had this parrot," she grimaces. "Nasty mess. I'd have cooked the thing on a spit if I'd half the chance, and could find anyone that would actually eat it. I'll tell Ham ta collect you when he's ready to head out."
Not much later, a large, beefy fellow with a bald head and crooked nose comes up and introduces himself as Ham. He leads you out to the side of the building where a handcart awaits and offers for you to sit in it while he hauls it down to the docks.
Jon & Auric:
As Jon moves across the market towards the two, he sees Pliska scowl and put something in his hand before stalking off into the crowd. Auric meets Jon halfway across the crowded space, and half the party is once again reunited! Huzzah!