✅✅✅said the barman, listening in. “You’re talking about Stan Grumman? His daemon was an osprey. A fish eagle.”
“What happened to him?” said Lee Scoresby.
“Oh, he got mixed up in the Skraeling wars over to Bering-land. Last I heard he’d been shot,” said the seal hunter. “Killed outright18.”
“I heard they beheaded him,” said Lee Scoresby.✅