Wiglaff pulls out the wand of cold. He doesn't point it at the Research Collective wizard, but holds it up so that it can be seen, and so that he can point it at the wizard quickly if the guy makes any funny moves.
"They tried to use this on us! We took it and we took their lives! We left their bodies for the scavengers."
[f=32]Wiglaff the Elf, F3/MU2
(M 12", AC 9, HD 4+1, hp 14/14, N) cloak of elvenkind
, battle-axe; light, colour spray
[f=47]Wilibald "Willie" Whitfoot, F1/T1
(M 12", AC 6, HD 1+2, hp 9/9, L) gambeson+helm, shield+warhammer[/f]