Quite the powerful arrows there…
He shouldn’t have named his horse Steve Martin.
Considering how much time he’s going to spend in captivity, maybe the longer route (and quality larger bodyguard force) would’ve been a good idea after all. Of course, the ninjas might have staked out that route as well, but at least he would’ve had a fighting chance.
Maybe not a great idea to spoil stuff for new readers, hm?
You can’t spare shit