The Lady watched the Elf as he discarded the two gold pieces to complete the quest that the Warlock had set for him.
Before the Elf was summoned back to the Warlock's Cave, the Lady waved her hand and at once stood before him.
"The Warlock surely has the prize you seek young adventurer, but if you desire you may take a favour from me instead that might help you in your quest for the Crown of Command", she explained.
The Elf thought for a moment, then bowed graciously and shook his head. In a flash, he was gone.
The Lady smiled. “There will be others”, she thought. “There are always others”.