- “I have every confidence in the Vigil's loyalty in matter of arms. But gold corrupts even the most resolute soul.”
She points out that the First Warden isn't interested in the arling per se, but that having a Warden ruling over a domain creates an interesting precedent for the order, which can now be regarded as important even when a Blight is not afoot.
Mistress Woolsey insists that the Warden-Commander should secure the Pilgrim's Path, the road between Amaranthine and Denerim - which will enable trade to flow again - because a large portion of the defeated darkspawn horde moved north from Denerim and the Arling is in a severe humanitarian and economic crisis. After this conversation the quest Trade Must Flow is activated. In addition, she asks the Warden-Commander to convince itinerant merchants to sell their goods at Vigil's Keep.
- "Warden Commander, a pleasure to meet you. I am Mistress Woolsey, sent by order of the First Warden at Weisshaupt."
- "A short term thinker sees only immediate financial loss."