Being two against a hundred thousand, they are forced to flee into the forests of Azeroth, finding shelter with friendly villagers. Eventually, the natives call on their qhal lord for guidance. Morgaine meets with Merir, lord of Shathan, and receives grudging permission to travel where she wills.
OK, all you Warcraft players, what bit of lore are we talking about here?
(More to the point, it's about time I reread some books.)