Thallos bowed a third time, spun on his heel, and departed.
In the outer room, Thallos wiped his brow without thinking first. He took careful note as to which of the three responded first, second, and third. Out of all his meetings with them, this was one of the shortest.
Glaring at a double set of guards, the only people there, who were not the least upset by this act as they were some of the best guards around, Thallos exited the capital almost as briskly as he had entered it.