"You're hire me? Splendid!...so long as you don't fire me."
|Dragon Quest series character|
|Dragon Quest IV|
Laurel (Laurent in the NES version) is a temporary playable character in Dragon Quest IV. Torneko finds him staying at the inn in Endor, finding that poetry doesn't pay particularly well and looking for work. In exchange for advance payment 600 Gold Pieces, he is willing to join Torneko for a 5 days at a time. He's useful in his ability to cast spells, which Torneko can't do himself. After Chapter 3, he is no longer recruitible.