Halgern remounted his horse, Arrea, and continued towards Peace City at a pressing pace. The formation of men and horses made their way South away from Negliv, crossing the New Sagomir Gorge and into New Salfir. Another thirty minutes of riding put them right at the gates of what used to be Valentine City. The sun could be seen barely above the horizon, sheding a few rays of light on the city grounds. Peace City sat on plaetu surrounded by vast streaches of farm land. The Forest of Salfir was well in view from the walled city and any attackers could be easily spotted.
Oric barked out a few orders, splitting his battilion into groups. A few of the men set up a perimator around the city, searching the area. The rest moved into the city taking up positions along the walls with extra squads near each of the city's three gates. The remaining men were sent into the city to search through the buildings and question the cities inhabitants. Oric went straight to the cities biggest building, what used to be Valentine Manor. The whole place had an eerie feeling to it. King Halgern walked into the city's leaders office only to find Caedus sitting in a chair behind a desk, "Caedus I thought you were going to The Citadel?"