"Yes, we are the Myco, a grand and glorious people descended from Sam the sanitation worker! I am King Nid. Now tell us true: did the Ruht send you?"
There is indeed a nearby Marble Slab Creamery, at the edge of the downtown. The owner waves at Brendan as they walk in.
"Hey there, Bren! How's it going?"
"I'm doing all right, Uncle Ned. Me and some friends are just getting some ice cream."