Lorenn licks his fingers before he unrolls the scroll to check the title.
Maccath informed Mord, as he made his plans to confound the Cultists, "The ice-hunters will sometimes send a man down to negotiate with the dracolich or entreat with the cultists. It is not inconceivable that the trolls would escort them. The trolls being decked-out for war is a bit of a giveaway, however. And it would be unusual for so many of them to be involved."