The Man Who Knew Too Much

(A missing moment from 'Zuko Alone')

"Liar!" the old man shouted at Prince Zuko. "I heard of you! You're not a prince, you're an outcast! …His own father burned and disowned him!"

That got him an elbow to his ribs, and his wife glaring at him. Her glare said plainly that as simple villagers, they weren't supposed to know what the Fire Lord had done! Did he want to expose them as White Lotus agents?!

He just snorted and looked away. It wasn't like they could help the Grand Lotus's boneheaded nephew after he'd declared himself Prince of the Fire Nation; that would be even more suspicious…