17th of Heartfire, 4E 201


We’ve arrived at High Hrothgar. By my observations, it’s probably only an hour past midnight. A man in Ivarstead asked me to deliver some supplies to the Greybeards before we left. I’ve left them in the chest outside.

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15th of Heartfire, 4E 201

We made it to Whiterun within a few hours. Jarl Balgruuf seems to think it’s the Greybeards summoning me to High Hrothgar, on the Throat of the World.

He said there’s no rejecting the summons, so I suppose I don’t have much choice in climbing the 7000 Steps.


Afterwards, we took the road east with little trouble. We made it to a small mining settlement named Darkwater Crossing. Only about five people or so here. We’re halfway to Ivarstead now.

I’m glad Lydia is accompanying me. The way from here is perilous and fierce. We should sleep now though, for we have a long road ahead of us come morning.

11th of Heartfire, 4E 201

Since conquering the dragon at the watchtower, Jarl Balgruuf has permitted me to purchase property within his hold, granted me the title of Thane, and assigned me, Lydia, as a personal housecarl.

The days, even though short, have felt like years. Which is why Lydia and I are returning to Shoal’s Rest to reflect on my new found duties.

Lydia suggested I take time off to work the farm and decide afterwards what to do about being Dragonborn. Surely there’s someone to help me hone this ability?


For once in the (almost) month I’ve been in Skyrim, I couldn’t be happier to be home at my farm.