It takes a few minutes of intense work to remove the huge chunk of rifled metal in Face's back. Simply healing over it would leave him to die of lead poisoning. He starts by applying local anesthetic and levitating out the bolt, then he extracts the shrapnel, mends the damaged ribs, and even extracts excess residue and treats the area for infection. He finally closes the wound with general healing.
Soon, he's good as new, but fatigued.
He looks up and seems to struggle with an answer, but then Face pipes up: "Thanks for savin' me, Doc. I think I've got it from here. You want met to clear out?"
He grins. "I hear you, clear out!"
After he's gone, he turns to you: "Out-thinking me?">>289994
He rifles around a bit in his tools and extracts a fruit basket. What kind of toolkit is that?
He hands you fifteen bits and the basket. "Please take this to them as a gesture of good will.">>289992
She smiles. "Cauterized Cut. And yours?">>289997
She nods. "It doesn't look very expensive. Just be careful: it says those pieces can stick to the insides of your intestines and cause internal bleeding if you eat them. That sounds like a nightmare to fix…"