Also out of Viggo puns

"We have not madam," agreed Adelbert. "We are scholars from the Empire. I am Hans Pfeiffer, late of Altdorf. My companions and I were hoping you could translate a dwarf rune for us. I understand your guild had dealings with the dwarfs in the past?"

Adelbert resisted the urge to adopt an imperious tone himself but managed to keep his face and speech courteous.