Rekindling the Flame
Gnomes would seem to have little place in Thrane. However, even the theocrats need bureaucrats and gnomes excel at paperwork. Once in a great while, a gnome will feel the call of adventure pulling at his or her fey roots, calling the new adventurer away from the stacks of paperwork and towards the open road. Many of the great stories of crusading paladins and knights of chivalry were written by gnomish bards. The story is easier to write, when the dragon cant see you!