Returning to Aelasar's Forest after one of her reconnaissance missions, Cianna had made a quick stopover in Brittany to stock up on supplies. There, on the waterfront, she found a rather inebriated Nick lying on the ground with a grizzled old man holding a knife to his throat while another went through his pockets. She dispatched the pickpockets with ease, took Nick to a nearby inn, and sobered him up. That was how they meet.
In-game mail: Nick Cold