Leffi Dyto heads to Bulwark on an airship, tracking down a theif who stole something important from her employer. The ship is searched before it descends, and Leffi immediately heads to an information broker by the name of Varce. She asks for any clues as to the thief's whereabouts, knowing already that he had headed to Bulwark.

Varce employs a young boy to begin the search, and advises Leffi to spend her time wisely while the boy does his job.