|"I don't know what's going on here, but until I figure it out, you and that gem are staying with me," Stenrick said, lifting the kender atop of his war horse. "Are you really going to take me to your keep?" Kip inquired. "I've never been allowed in a real knight's keep before. Though one time I took a wrong turn and ended up in a black wizards keep. Have you ever heard of Grazek, the Bringer of Death? He didn't have a very level head. Although he did collect them..."
from With a Kender in the Lead by Sean Macdonald