The Fall - pt. 2
They disembarked in silence, bringing nothing with them save the clothes on their back, and none questioned them, though rumors spread as fast as fire across the nearby forest glade.
A Wookiee berserker under Yoda’s command, standing with his comrades along the torch-lit checkpoint, was the first one to come in contact with the new arrivals after their landing. After he let them through, the two moved into the main encampment, paying little attention to all the glares of undisguised awe their presence had incited. “They wear masks of strength and courage,” the berserker remarked to his companion, and later added, “They come to help us win this war.”
And yet, the two Jedi did not remain at the main encampment. For one long day and night, they traveled inland, finding the narrow byways off the main coastal paths, avoiding local settlements as they hurried toward their obscure purpose.
The nameless days of Welona passed, the days without sun following; the ho