Chasing some young boys. For the purpose of getting them, or maybe the old miller, to tell the tale about the mill a generation back -- and why the princess and later queen in the next kingdom had such a nose.
Which brings up the point that the princess is not guaranteed to get the guy.
But it does mean I need to describe the mill sufficiently well. . . I've been in mills before. Water mills. Let's see if I can pull this off. . . .