→Notes: You don't ever have to put up with Barbas if you don't want to.
* You may choose not to complete this quest in order to instead keep Barbas as an invincible follower.
* You can receive the gold reward from Lod after speaking with Barbas for the first time, rather than waiting until the quest is finished.
* Prior to the quest, a leveled conjurer will inhabit [[Skyrim:Rimerock Burrow|Rimerock Burrow]]. When the quest is started, that conjurer will be renamed Sebastian Lort.