J’Zhirr returns triumphantly with King Olaf’s verse. Viarmo eagerly flips through the pages and then cries out in dismay. The book has aged to the point that parts are unreadable. Without the complete verse, Viarmo is unable to convince Jarl Elisif of the importance of the festival.
This one suggests making up the missing parts and Viarmo looks shocked. He mumbles, “It doesn’t seem appropriate…”. But after thinking about it for a while, he says he is able to copy the style of the writing. Together we brainstorm on what to write for the missing parts.
After all, songs are more for entertainment than historical accuracy. If one wants historical facts, one should hit the books.