Voddick paced. “I do not know why we are needed for this.”
Gollaon shrugged. “Impartial witnesses?” he suggested and took a bite from his apple.
“I do not like it,” grumbled Voddick.
“Nor I, but they run their army the way they want and we get paid for standing around rather than being on a battlefield.”
These large drums are used for military signalling, thus they are often decorated with the symbols of the military unit they are attached to, and also for the trails of those brought before military justice.