This breach into the Underdark beneath the Bloodstone Mines worries me. Nothing good or decent has ever risen from those depths. Certainly, nothing good or decent associates with Hook Horrors. Furthermore, this mist cannot bode well. I worry it may be tied to the crown. They say old blood will tell… but I hope they’re as full of it as usual with that one.
As this is now a much more complicated job than originally chartered for, Aeris is being sent to help negotiate further dealings with the mining company. Thurstan will undoubtedly be pleased.