The five dryads of the Levelling expect to find no resistance when they come to burn Freeport. Alas, they are sorely disappointed, and swiftly chopped into firewood by the good men of the Coastal Patrol.
It looks like most of the native bastards have been through and into Merisusi before you get to patrolling, but there are a few tail-enders who've been left to wreck everything that's still standing in Freeport.
The five dryads don't stand a chance; Dr Malcom Tibbet, Ethan Maurice and Dirty Dick have to get a move on to get a shot in each, before the wretched things are reduced to woodshavings by the eager lads of the Coastal Patrol.
Most of the natives head straight through Freeport down into Merisusi lands; they leave a few dryads around to burn all the buildings.
So the five dryads of the Levelling do not appear to be expecting any resistance, when they come to burn Freeport. Fortunately, they are sorely disappointed - and swiftly chopped into firewood by the good men and women of the Coastal Patrol.
The natives have left a couple of dryads around to burn all the buildings in Freeport. Fortunately, Ethan Maurice's Coastal Patrol finally gets their act together in time to stop them.