Quest:Chapter 1: The Northward Road
|Starts at||Elrond's Library|
|Ends at||Laerdan's Chamber|
|Quest Group||Book 13|
|Previous: Volume I, Book 12
Volume I, Book 13: Doom of the Last-king
Next: Volume I, Book 14
|Walkthrough & Notes|
'<name>, these last days have been disturbing. The Council of Narchuil did not end as I would have chosen, but I will not deny Laerdan the quest he desires. I fear, however, that he may depart Rivendell upon a rash course.
'Would you speak with him for me? Learn what course he intends to take and his purpose. I do not believe that Narmeleth will ever be recovered, for a dark power dominates her mind. I sense the influence of a Power greater than a single minor ring.
'You will find Laerdan in his quarters on the lower floor of my house. With your aid, I hope Laerdan will use greater wisdom in his choices.'
Laerdan is in his quarters on the first floor of the Last Homely House.
Elrond has asked you to speak with Laerdan and learn what course of action he intends to take.