Sol mentally kicked himself, of course it would be a Yule Gift. "That's kind of you," he said with a friendly smile. It wasn't usual for the common people of Greenville to have extra money to spend around Yule time and she had mentioned the castle. Royalty? Higher up at least.
He laughed at her secretiveness and offered her a knowing smile, "I won't tell anyone. Cross my heart." As they meandered through the vendors he gave her a sidelong glance, "So, you don't come here much? Its not too terribly exciting. I work just over at the blacksmith's, fairly boring work." He laughed, she probably wouldn't want to hear much about work, it made for dull conversation, "Do you at least like it there at the castle?"