The local Thing passes a sentence on Aaricia and her children.

The Thing is the governing and judicial assembly of each Viking clan. It is a small assembly present in every Viking village, composed of leading villagers and chaired by the village chief. The Thing serves to render justice in cases of domestic disputes in the village, and have the sentence people to exile, as happened to Aaricia, Jolan and Louve. [1]

Not to be confused with the Althing.