Posted Oct 26 2011 - 04:57 AM
OOC: Is JL his whole name?
"Then goodbye, and good luck!" Merror replied to Ramanox. "I hope you find what you seek."
He looked over his shoulder at JL, and shrugged.
"If you wish to come, you may," he said. "But if you have other matters you would rather attend to, I don't mind."
"Come, come," he said with mock reproachfulness. "I am a man of my word. And besides, I'm a businessman too. If I don't kill you today, but still get paid, I may be hired to kill you another day and thus gain twice the money I would have if I killed you at my first chance."
He looked over the side of the branch. They were high up in a tree, deep in the jungle, and vegetation concealed them from anyone on the forest floor or in the trees around them. The many noises of the jungle would mask the sound of them talking.
"Tomorrow, once word gets out, I'll find the people who posted the bounty and claim it," he said. "Then I will find you and we can split it between us. After that you'll need to lie low for a while. People may get suspicious if there are sightings of someone I just killed, walking around alive and well."