He travelled to the lost hold of Karak Krum in search of magic and there, much to his annoyance he encountered Snorri Lunngrin and his cousin Morgrim Bargrum. [1a] Later as the roof collapsed, he transported them to safety. [1b]
The High King asked him to forge a rune gauntlet for his son. [1c]
When meeting Snorri and Morgrim he uttered the following I see a great destiny. A king one day. One who will lift the great doom of our race, he who will slay the drakk....Elgidum... which both thought refered to Snorri. [1a]
|Some of us can feel it, beardling. It lives in stone, in air, in earth and fire, even water. You breathe it, you taste it - but it's changing, we're changing with it. Secrets lost, never to return. Who will keep it safe once we're gone? The gate bled something out we couldn't put back. Not even Grungni could do that.
~ Ranuld to Morgrim. [1b]
- 1: The Great Betrayal (Novel)