She laughed, she had no choice, obviously he had never learned anything about dragons or the history of after the Rift (or Cataclysm, or Awakening, or any number of things it was called). " Governments and wealthy private collectors hid most of the treasures when the great cities fell. Much has not been recovered yet. And many coming through the rift stole and hide small amounts of treasure."
Then she pulled some coins out of the bag of holding, "I AM a draconian with most of the scenes of a dragon, I always know when I'm near silver and gold" She took his right hand and turned it palm up, laying three gold pieces and several silver ones in his hand, then closed his fingers around the coins. "There's more where that came from." she said with a rather mischievous grin.