[Concurrent with spacious accommodations]
Diplomats love to put their best foot forward, which isn't particularly useful for getting to know a country. To really discover what people are like, you need to see them at their most desperate. That's why, after the dinner and Sierra's presentation concluded, she asked for Tapa's permission to visit the front, under the guise of doing fact finding about the conflict and figuring out how the Amaliens can help.
The shuttle that is returning the Amentans who won't be overnighting in Keetim is easily able to make an extra stop for her, dropping her off at the front. She's changed her hair for the visit - adding a blue tint to the black, evoking the deepest darkest midnight. Hair clips sparkle with a few tastefully placed diamonds. Her dress, long and elegant, is a beautiful navy blue, with her silver Amalien Expanse badge clipped to her chest.