As they return to Argos from their journey across the Peloponnese, you can see this long limbed man is wearing thick travellers clothes and a heavy cloak. About their person are several satchels containing messages on papyrus. The youngest son of an old noble family, they are known to all the important people in the polis. Considered highly trustworthy, they work as a messenger carrying out diplomatic work on behalf of Argos. Surprise and underhandedness are their preferred combat style. Recently Argos has found itself in diplomatic trouble with both Elis and Megara. The agent is using their position of influence to hasten a war.
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