Wings are flapped at the cloud! A few tendril-like wisps drift away from it, spilling across the floor. It looks like the cloud is moving. Though not very quickly.

And the thing is still growing.

Slowly. But growing.

"It isn't coming out of the portal,"
Sadei says, pointing up at the rift. "It was, but it isn't now."

Must be getting bigger for some other reason?

Hmm... wonder what that could be?

Oh! And Rein's stick may or may not have rotted away. Nasty stuff.