Ophine was silent for a moment.
"...How did the carpenters know to come here and speak falsehoods? No, it is all planned, little doubt; an expulsion of all non-human from these lands, to exile or death, and the poor encouraged to seek new homes over the ashes."
The druidess shrugged lightly.
"The halfings have not been heard of since. I imagine they are now captive or corpse, as there would be little reason to leave them alive to spread word of misdeeds."