J’Zhirr has met many Dunmers in his travels and while all of them remained suspicious of strangers, Irileth, the housecarl of the Jarl, takes the prize for being the most stubborn and distrustful. She refuses to let J’Zhirr speak to Jarl Balgruuf the Greater even after J’Zhirr told her that he is on official business. If Jarl Balgruuf did not intervene, blows would fly.
Jarl Balgruuf seemed like a decent ruler. After J’Zhirr told him about the dragons, Jarl Balgruuf immediately sent some men to protect Riverwood.