Liss' friend is silent for a long time. When she speaks, the question comes as a surprise.
"That is a rhythm form of your people?"
"Yes. It is used for hero stories." Inric realises to his chagrin that he doesn't know the Maradi word for 'epic'. "It seemed appropriate. I hope you can reshape it to meet your needs."
"Did you write it down?"
"I thought you wanted it verbally?"