"The reason I came to Kathmandu was to protect someone. I'm... not sure what happened to them. I want to find out if they're still alive, and if there's anything I could've done to change things." Lucian hesitates before continuing. "I won't lie. I'm afraid. Hell, I'm doing my best not to panic. But... I've stuck with you guys so far. I'm not gonna back out now. Count me in."