“Now you have to let him make the first move. It’s only
polite. So step up. Give him a nice bow. Then you wait and see if he bows back.
If he does, you can go and touch him. If not… Well, we’ll get to that later.”
“The stranger was wearing an extremely shabby set of wizard’s robes that had been darned in several places. He looked ill and exhausted. Though quite young, his light brown hair was flecked with grey.”