After the excitement of everything, Maritta gets everyone calmed down and and organized. She explains to Pearl that they are tending a severely wounded man down here. She also explains that they are escorted by two of the lizard men each night to care for the children and another group feeds the men in the mines.

The children are guarded by an ancient red dragon and she won't be a problem unless the children scream or carry on. The men are fed by a group of 12 women and they wear heavy clothing because of the chill. Otherwise the lizard men don't bother them much, coming down only 1-2 times a day.

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How far does Gneiss go? All the way back to the store room? Or further? Make spot and listen checks.