Queen Regina looked over her palace. Over the limestone walls, and into the Veridi Woods. She alone ruled this island, and now she alone must protect it. But how? The river and sea otters she had working fr her were able to fight them off, but for how long? Behind her, a black-furred mole named Woodburr came to her. "Yer 'Ighness, we'm need to get you'm to safety!" he said. "No, I'm not going to let myself be in luxurious safety while others are dying and wondering where my forces are to protect them. My ancestors promised them protection as long as we ruled, and I will give them that." She walked inside. "General Rudd, Captain Willowthrn, ready your troops. Today we fight back against those vermin!"